A place called good hope

Ruby, Michael
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/30/94, Vol. 116 Issue 21, p68
Editorial. Suggests that in many respects, liberal democracy in a thriving South Africa may be the last, best hope for its neighbors. How South Africa could become the economic engine for an entire continent; Economic problems facing leader Nelson Mandela; Poverty elsewhere in Africa; Attempts of multinational organizations to bolster economies with programs of `structural adjustment'; What President Bill Clinton should do to help South Africa.


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