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AA News December 1967–January 1968

AA News December 1967–January 1968

This issue raised the alarm on rumours that the Labour Government was about to abandon its limited arms embargo against South Africa. It reported on a speech by ANC Acting President Oliver Tambo in Central Hall Westminster and on the refusal by several student unions to host an all-white rugby team from the Orange Free State. In an interview, former political prisoner Wilfred Brutus told how he escaped re-arrest by rowing out into the Indian Ocean, where he was picked up by a passing ship.

Category: 1960s
Copyright: AAM Archives Committee
Holding Institution: AAM Archive, Bodleian Library
Date/Year: 1967