BLACK CONSCIOUSNESS

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Minutes of the Fourth National Congress Held at King Williams Town, December 1975, including Commission Reports

Unamended drafts of the commissions reports, Executive reports and Programmes of the Black People's Convention conference held on Dec 13-16 1975 ,King Williams Town.

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

Afro-American influences on the Black Conciousness Movement

This paper gives an overview of the relationship and differences between Black Consciousness and the civil rights struggle by African Americans

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

Circular from N. Pityana to all SRC's and local committees

A circular stating the facts surrounding the controversy between the South African Students' Organisation (SASO) and the Natal Indian Congress (NIC)

Circular from the SASO National Executive Committee to all SRCs and other Black organisations

Circular to all SRC's, local committees and other Black Organisations calling on Black students to work together for liberation, following the deportation and subsequent house arrest and banning of a final year Theology student, Sabelo S Ntwasa, on Friday 17th March 1972.

Circular from Strini Moodley to Dear Black Brothers and Sisters

The circular is intended as a voice of solidarity with the students of the University of the Western Cape in taking a unified stand with other Black Universities against White intimidation

Black Peoples Convention

A flyer published in Zulu by the Black Peoples Convention urging unity and solidarity of its members. The flyer is accompanied by a handwritten draft in English and a translation from the Zulu version by the Control Interpreter, Magistrate's Office in Durban.

Circular from N Pityana to all SRC's and SASO Local Chairmen: Alice Declaration on Turfloop Crisis

Circular letter written to Student Representative Council's in support of the resolution by Black students to boycott Black Universities if any further Black students are excluded. Attached to the circular is a copy of the Alice Declaration: Boycott of Black Universities

Circular from Barney Pityana to SRC Presidents and other organisations

The circular outlines the historical background of the formation of the South African Students Organisation (SASO) as well as the aims and structure of the organisation.

The mood of black South Africa
Book reviews
Editorial
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.

Bolt Number 9 August 1973
Bolt Number 8 1973
Biko day: 11th September
Steve Biko: after ten years

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

The future society as seen by the Black People's convention

The first of a number of articles dealing with a kind of society that BPC envisages. This particular article scans the total policy outlook, at the heart of which is a reminder that we are striving for the attainment of an open society.

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

An article written by the Black People's Convention in response to the invitation to have talks with Mr Andrew Young the Unites States Ambassador to the United Nations, reflecting on the United States "new" foreign policy towards South Africa.

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