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Title

Opening address at the 59th Annual Congress of the National Union of South African Students, University of Cape Town, 1981.

Creator Jonty Joffe
Contributor
Publisher
Date 1981-11-28
Resource type Speeches
Language English
Keywords TOPIC 243
NATIONAL UNION OF SOUTH AFRICAN STUDENTS
STUDENTS
CONFERENCES
SPEECHES
REPRESSION
PHOTOGRAPHS
BANNING
SOUTH AFRICA
Coverage
Source BC 586 (B1i 1981)Manuscripts and Archives Department, University of Cape Town Libraries
Extent 5 pages
Description Acting-president's opening address at the 59th Annual Congress of the National Union of South African Students, University of Cape Town, Cape Town from 28 November to 3 December 1981. The banning of the President, Andrew Boraine, is mentioned, also the detention of two former presidents of the National Union, Fink Haysom and Auret van Heerden, as well as other examples of repression of students. Discusses political events in South Africa, in particular, the emergence of a Broad Democratic Front organising to oppose apartheid, and the role played by the National Union in those events.
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