Conference Papers

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Fifty seven years of NUSAS - Have we learned our lessons?

Critical overview of history of the National Union of South African Students in which the speaker questions the success of some of the policies and activities of the Union over the years, as well as acknowledging the many successes.

Call for sanctions against South Africa:Address to the International Conference against Sanctions, Paris, May 21, 1981

Paper presented by Oliver Thambo at the International Conference of Sanctions against South Africa, held in Paris on May 21, 1981. It covers the purpose of sanctions, and an appeal by ANC.

Cape Western Region Fact Paper: Langa Courts- Paper presented at National Conference 1981

Cape Western Region Fact Paper: Langa Courts- paper presented at National Conference on 15 March 1981 discussing influx control, pass laws, imprisonment, women with children in prison, prison conditions, legal work, court trial statistics.

The position of Black Women in relation to the 99 year leasehold system: Paper presented at National Conference 1981

The position of Black women in relation to the 99 year leasehold system- paper presented at National Conference on 15 March 1981 discussing land ownership, leasehold system, rights of married couples, women's rights.

Transvaal Region Fact Paper on the Alexandra Hostels for the Black Sash National Conference 1972

Transvaal Region Fact Paper on the Alexandra Hostels for the Black Sash National Conference delivered on 17 October 1972, discussing: Apartheid, hostels, living conditions for workers, social structures.

Cape Western Region Fact Paper on Work of Dependents Conference presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1972

Cape Western Region Fact Paper on Work of Dependents Conference presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 18 October 1972, discussing: Apartheid legislation, prisons, detention, support for prisoners, rehabilitation.

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

Fact Paper on Employer and Employee Relationships and Low Wage Structure Presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1972

Fact Paper on Employer and Employee Relationships and Low Wage Structure Presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 17 October 1972, discussing: Employer and employee relations, wages, worker's rights, black labour, human relations, private enterprise, job reservation, apprenticeship, edu

White students and change

Paper presented at National Seminar of the National Union of South African Students, April 1973. Discusses how White students can participate in and promote process of change in South African society.

Malnutrition: Fact or Fiction: Fact Paper presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1973

Malnutrition: Fact or Fiction: Fact Paper presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 18 October 1973, discussing: Malnutrition, migrant labour, infant mortality rates, wages, poverty.

Housing: Fact Paper presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1973

Housing: Fact Paper presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 18 October 1973, discussing: Housing, resettlement, slums, state-assisted housing, hostels, forced removals.

Black Consciousness and the White left

A paper on the nature of Black Consciousness and the implication for White left wing politics in South Africa, presented at the National Union of South African Students (NUSAS) seminar held in Cape Town.

Options for a redefinition of NUSAS structure and functioning

Paper delivered at the 51st Annual Congress of the National Union of South African Students, University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, 8-15 July 1974. Discusses various options for a redefinition of the structure and functioning of the National Union.

Some thoughts on housing in South Africa: Paper presented at the Black Sash National Conference 1975

Some tThoughts on tousing in South Africa- Paper presented at the Black Sash National Conference on 11 March 1975, discussing: Blacks banned from home ownership, apartheid, slums, hostels, homelands, separate development, pass laws.

History of Black politics in South Africa: a personal perspective

A paper presented at the April 1972 National Union of South African Students (NUSAS) seminar.

Indoctrination for surbordination

A paper presented at the April 1972 National Union of South African Students (NUSAS) seminar which covers some of the many aspects of indoctrination.

Youth and the building of the nation

Opening address by I B Tabata, to the 1st Conference of the Society of Young Africa (SOYA) held on 20th December 1951. This is an important stage in which the Non-European Unity Movement (NEUM) has reached in their political development; it is here that SOYA is been formed.

The Ten Point Programme: a review of ten years

Paper delivered by Dr G H Gool, Chairman of the Anti-CAD and Vice-President of the Non-European Unity Movement, at the conference of the All-African Convention in Queenstown, 1953.

The National situation, an address delivered at the Edendale Conference of the All African Convention

The address opens with a description of three major landmarks of the year, namely;The first, the Treason Trial, which began on 5 December 1956 where 156 people were arrested in a Union-wide police swoop. The second, was the arrest of more than 200 African men and women of Sekukuniland.

NUSAS

Paper presented at the NUSAS National Seminar, outlining the role of NUSAS in the struggle for liberation

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