BLACK CONSCIOUSNESS

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Culture

Culture in its various manifestations can be used to liberate Black people and this memorandum discusses the importance of Black poetry, literature, music and fine art

The repugnant elements in the Western Culture

The use of White religion and politics to keep Blacks under the supression of the Nationalist government is questioned. It also suggests that the social atmosphere of the Black family setting has been destroyed by a capitalist society.

Land as a factor in Black communalism

A memorandum that examines Black communalism as a way of life and the right of all citizens to have access to land

Memorandum on BPC external affairs programme

Memorandum from Thami Zani to Ranwedzi Harry Nengwekhulu following on the fifth congress of the BPC held on the 28-30 January 1977 in Durban where a commission was appointed to look into BPC foreign policy and the growing number of supporters of Black Consciousness who find themselves as refugees

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.

Black People's Convention: Blueprint of the proposed educational policy

Memorandum discussing the BPC educational guidelines to develop Black Consciousness and national unity while eliminating racism and tribalism

Freedom struggles of the past: what can we learn from them to enhance grass roots involvement

A SASO memorandum for the Transvaal Regional Formation School, held at Turfloop, 21-22 September 1974

Black Consciousness and the role of the Black woman

Discussion on the meaningful role of the Black woman within the Black Consciousness Movement in the struggle for national liberation.

Understanding SASO: introduction to Formation School

This SASO memorandum sets out the path for students to follow in their quest for national liberation, for discussion at the SASO Formation School, Edendale, 1971. This memorandum lacks an introduction.

Introduction to Formation School

This SASO memorandum sets out the path for students to follow in their quest for national liberation, for discussion at the SASO Formation School, Edendale, 1971

Practical application of the ideology of Black Consciousness

The memorandum outlines the practical application of Black Consciousness ideologies

Sixth Pan- African conference
Letter from S. S. Mazibuko to Branch General Secretary of the South African Students' Movements

Letter informs branches of the 4th GSC and the forthcoming seminar. There are two versions of the same letter.

Letter from S. S. Mazibuko to the President

This letter is from the Vice President of the South African Students' Movement to the President informing him of the departure of the National Organiser and the detention of the General Secretary of South African Students' Movement.

Letter from S.S. Mazibuko to the Chairman

This letter is from the Vice President of the South African Students' Movement to the Chairman informing him of the departure of the National Organiser and the detention of the General Secretary of South African Students' Movement.

Letter from Saths Cooper to My dear brothers and sisters

Handwritten letter of support and motivation from Saths Cooper to members of the Black People's Convention (BPC) prior to a court proceeding.

Letter from Steve Biko to Colin Collins, regarding arrangements for a SASO and UCM Conference.

The letter, including a handwritten postscript, provides details of transport arrangements for a South African Students Organisation (SASO) and a United Christian Movement (UCM) Conference.

Letter from Steve Biko to SRC Presidents

Letter to student and other organisations outlining the historical background, structure and policy of the South African Students' Organisation (SASO)

Letter from Neville Curtis to Steve Biko

The letter is an exchange of thoughts on the activities of both organisations and a discussion on possible co-operation between NUSAS and SASO.

Letter from Neville Curtis to Steve Biko

The letter is an exchange of thoughts on the activities of both organisations and a discussion on possible co-operation between NUSAS and SASO.

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