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Black Sash group against capital punishment. Special Branch taking details, L-R: A Diesel behind man, F Fouche, Jane Worsnip, Christine Chapman

Black and white print 13.8 x 12.6

Civil Rights News Letter, Vol. XXII No.6 Issued 14 July 1975
Annual Report of the Civil Rights League for the year 1974-1975, presented at the Anuual General Meeting, October 13, 1975
Death Penalty and Executions, 1965-1973 - Execution Figure
In a guilty land

Statement by the Chairman of the United Nations Special Committee on the Policies of Apartheid of the Government of the Republic of South Africa at the 57th meeting on 7th April 1965, on executions in South Africa.

John Harris: an obituary profile

An obituary profile for John Harris, born in 1937 and executed in 1965.

Verwoerd's South Africa

Illustration of Hendrik Verwoerd with the caption: At dawn on 1 April 1965 Frederick John Harris became the forty-seventh South African to be executed for political crimes, including sabotage and murder.

The New African: Volume 4, Number 2, April 1965
Stop the hangings!
What does freedom mean, does it matter anyway? Opening Address to the Black Sash National Conference held at Durban, 1989

Opening Address by National President Mary Burton at the Black Sash National Conference held at Durban on 2 March 1989, discussing: Liberation, press freedom, detentions, militarisation, detentions, capital punishment, political trials, legislation, labour and poverty.

ANC three sentenced to death in Pretoria trial
The Emperor's Clothes: Race, Poverty and Due Process of Law
Have We Got Used to It?
Editorial: The Death Sentence
Editorial: Pietermaritzburg Treason Trial
Editorial: Death for Treason
Statement of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress

Statement of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress, reporting back on a meeting held in Lusaka, Zambia, in February 1990 regarding F W de Klerk's speech of 2nd February 1990.

It is legalised murder
Demand prisoner of war status for captured freedom fighters


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