Speeches

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Straighten up your shoulders!

Speech to marchers gathered in St George's Cathedral in Cape Town, September 2, 1989, where about 170 women protested against death sentences and detention.

ANC International Solidarity Conference, Arusha, 1-4 December 1987: Message

Message delivered by Teodata Hunguana, Minister of Information, People's Republic of Mozambique, at the African National Congress International Solidarity Conference in Arusha, 1-4 December 1987.

Jack Simons on How to organise underground work: coordination and accountability

Speech by Jack Simons given at a SACTU Internal Committee Workshop held 7-8 August, 1987.

1987, the year of the Krimpvark, the cougar of the rooibok? presidential Address to the Black Sash National Conference held at Cape Town, 1987

Opening Address by National President Mary Burton at National Conference held at Cape Town on 12 March 1987, discussing: State of Emergency, detentions, conditions of prisons, pass laws, restoration of South African citizenship, education.

Presidential Address to the Black Sash National Conference held at Cape Town, 1994

Opening Address by National President Jenny De Tolly at the Black Sash National Conference held at Cape Town on 29 July 1994, discussing: Multi-party Negotiations, new government structure, local government, democracy, constitution, ANC majority, RDP.

Opening Address presented at the Black Sash National Conference held at Johannesburg, 1984

Opening Address by National President Sheena Duncan at the Black Sash National Conference held at Johannesburg on 15 March 1984, discussing: Elections, Group Areas Act, Reform, Apartheid.

The signing of the Agreement of non-aggression and good neighbourliness

Speech by Samora Machel on the signing of the Nkomati Accord.

Nobel Lecture

Bishop Tutu's Nobel lecture delivered in Oslo, Norway, on 11 December 1984 and his acceptance of the award speech on the 10th December 1984.

Message of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress on the occasion of 8th January, 1985

Message delivered by Oliver Tambo, President of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress, on the 8th January, 1985, marking the organisation's 73rd anniversary. Looks back at events of 1984.

Opening address at the Black Sash National Conference held at Port Elizabeth, 1985

National Conference held at Port Elizabeth Opening address by Sir Richard Luyt on 14 March 1985, discussing: Military Force, Human Rights, minority rule, conscription, Namibia, End Conscription Campaign.

Presidential Address to the Black Sash National Conference held at Port Elizabeth, 1985

Opening Address by National President Sheena Duncan at the Black Sash National Conference held at Port Elizabeth on 14 March 1985 discussing: 30th Anniversary of Black Sash, bans on gatherings, detention, reform, poverty, labour.

Message of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress on the occasion of 8th January, 1986

Message delivered by Oliver Tambo, President of the National Executive Committee of the African National Congress, on the occasion of 8th January, 1986, the organisation's 74th anniversary. Looks back at the events of 1985.

Presidential Address to the Black Sash National Conference held at Durban, 1986

Opening Address by National President Sheena Duncan at the Black Sash National Conference held at Durban on 13 March 1986, discussing: Detentions, deaths of Molly Blackburn and Matthew Goniwe, violence, Prisons and Defence Acts, Closure of Rand Daily Mail, dismantling Apartheid, ID Documents, civ

Our Party

Address by Dan Tloome at a meeting in London on 30 July 1986 to commemorate the 65th anniversary of the SACP. Outlines the history of the SACP and its objectives.

Address by State President F W de Klerk, DMS, at the opening of the second session of the ninth Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, Friday 2 February 1990

Address by the State President F W de Klerk, at the opening of the second session of the ninth Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, Friday, 2 February 1990. Deals with foreign relations, human rights, the death penalty, socio-economic aspects, the economy, and negotiation.

Speech by Comrade Walter Sisulu at the National Welcome Back Rally

Text of speech by Walter Sisulu made at the National Welcome Back Rally in Johannesburg, 29 October 1989.

The current situation and the role of the Party

Address (by Jack Simons?) to the Interim Leadership Group of the South African Communist Party. Puts forward tasks facing the Party.

The current situation and the role of the Party

Address (by Jack Simons?) to the Interim Leadership Group of the South African Communist Party. Puts forward tasks facing the Party.

Statement of the National Executive Committee on the occasion of the 79th anniversary of the African National Congress, January 8, 1991

Speech made by Deputy ANC President, Nelson Mandela, on the occasion of the organisation's 79th anniversary. Includes an introductory statement by Oliver Tambo.

The Black Sash National Conference presidential Address held at Cape Town, 1991

Opening Address by National President Mary Burton at the Black Sash National Conference held at Cape Town on 1 March 1991, discussing: Reconstruction, dismantling Apartheid, violence, making of a constitution, Bill of Rights, access to land.

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