TITLE

Back on the front line for civil rights

AUTHOR(S)
Eddings, Jerelyn
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/25/94, Vol. 116 Issue 16, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how black Americans are helping South Africans learn to vote. How antiapartheid fight in South Africa has paralleled America's civil rights movement for more than 80 years; Allure of South Africa's liberation struggle for African -Americans; Differences between civil rights movement in the United States and South Africa; Election overseer Gay McDougall.
ACCESSION #
9404197666

 

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