TITLE

New Democrats

AUTHOR(S)
Beinart, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
New Republic;07/12/99, Vol. 221 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the political situation in South Africa as of July 12, 1999. Political strength of the African National Congress (ANC) and lieutenant Thabo Mbeki; Shift of focus for the whites in South Africa from the National Party to the Democratic Party (DP); Accusation by the DP leader Tony Leon that President of South Africa Nelson Mandela and the ANC had too strong ties with Marxism; Claim of Leon that counter-racism is the biggest problem facing the country, despite white wealth and black poverty; Projection of the ANC as a multiracial community.
ACCESSION #
1969523

 

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