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May 1980's Issue

The future of South Africa

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Featured in issue 87

Selling out Apartheid

Wayne Ellwood puts the case for disinvestment.

All mixed up

Joe Sekola talks to black and white families in Johannesburg slums.

Who's doing the fighting?

A history of the liberation movements. By Judy Seidman.

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South Africa: What will the 1987 headline be?

Four possible futures for South Africa.

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Getting better all the time?

John Kane-Berman exposes the weaknesses in Botha’s ‘Total Stragegy’.

The art of the impossible

Christopher Sheppard looks at the realities behind the new reforms.

Jobs for the Boys

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Theology of the Land

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The Trade Games

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Native Peoples Stay

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What price fair play?

The mixed fortunes of campaigns against apartheid in sport. Bob Hawkins reports.

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More Dirty Tricks

Hugh Lewin on ‘Muldergate’. The propaganda goes on.

All bark, no bite

Debbie Taylor asks why the West’s diplomatic protest hasn’t led to sanctions that bite.

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