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Steve Biko: after ten years

Barney Pityana, a close friend and colleague of Steve Biko, was invited to preach this sermon at Notting Hill Methodist Church, London, on the 10th anniversary of Steve Biko's death.

Students, politics, Black power, new movements and new appraisals

A SASO pamphlet containing the historical background of the students organisation, a list of Executive members, the 1971 programme of events and a SASO message of student unity

The 'new' policy of the USA towards South Africa: The Black Consciousness Movement's view

Speculation in change of US policy towards South Africa accompanied the appointment of Andrew Young as the United States ambassador to the United Nations. In this essay the Black Conciousness Movement list reservations about this development

The anatomy of Black consciousness
The banning of eighteen Black Consciousness organisations

A circular condemning the government's banning of Black Conciousness organisations in the aftermath of the Soweto riots

The Black Church and liberation
The Black Conciousness Movement in South Africa in the late 1960s

This article critically analyses the development of the Black Conciousness Movement in South Africa in the late 1970s and 1980s

The Black Conciousness Movement, Black People's Convention: External Office

One of the major decisions taken by the BPC was the establishment of an external office .This became necessary because of the growing number of exiles belonging to the Black People's Convention.

The Black People's Convention (BPC) - South Africa: historical background and basic documents

The report contains historical background of the founding of the Black People's Convention, principles and aims of the BPC, the constitution, national and international relations and BPC viewpoints on education, land, human rights, farming, law etc

The Black Peoples Convention

The article discusses the development of the South African Students Organisation (SASO) and The Black Peoples Convention and their contribution to the political struggle in South Africa.

The Black Worker's Project: A proposal

There is a universal understanding for workers to negotiate in one voice, yet Blacks were refused membership to Trade unions.The complexity of the race situation in South Africa enhanced this gap between the White and BlacK worker.

The contemporary Black Movement as it has developed from its forerunners

The discussion revolves around the the gap in student activism between the fifties and the seventies and the widening gap between Black and White students with an increase in the rise of Black nationalism

The definition of Black Consciousness
The definition of Black Consciousness
The history of the Black man's struggle for liberation in South Africa and the role of Black Consciousness

This paper, possibly prepared for the inaugral conference of the Institute of Black Studies, Wilgespruit, 13-18 July 1976, traces the history of the political development of South Africa from the first Dutch settlements, British colonisation, the formation of the African Native National Congress

The Institute of Black Studies
The meaning of Black Consciousness in the struggle for liberation

The meaning and definition of Black Consciousness in South Africa is discussed as well as the challenge of developing community projects. The formation of SASO (South African Students Organisation) and the impact of Black Consciousness on politics in South Africa are also discussed.

The mood of black South Africa
The pipe-dream shattered
The poverty of Africanism


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