TITLE

Trapped in a cycle of revenge

AUTHOR(S)
Ransdell, Eric
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/11/94, Vol. 116 Issue 14, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes life in Bayafuthi, a hostel located in the greater Johannesburg area known as the Reef. Conflict between hostel dwellers and ANC vigilants known as Self-Defense Units; Criminals and rogue members of the police's Internal Stability Unit that add to an atmosphere of anarchy; Murder and mayhem which abound; Belief that the April 1994 elections will not break the cycle of revenge and retribution that entrap the hostel dwellers.
ACCESSION #
9404057581

 

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