TITLE

Facing up to the quest for freedom

AUTHOR(S)
Eddings, Jerelyn
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/18/94, Vol. 116 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how South Africans have set themselves a remarkable goal--the building of a multiracial, multicultural democracy on the ruins of a system based on racism and repression. Tensions surrounding the process; Violence that is jarring the society; How South Africans of all colors will be able to choose a government.
ACCESSION #
9404127505

 

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