Category Archives: History/Documents

Pondo Chief

Pondo chief’s letter to Russia

A chief of the Pondo people wrote to Russian Emperor in November 1886. The chief asks Alexander III to protect his people from British occupation. The letter is addressed «To…

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South African government’s communist land policy: final proposals

  FINAL POLICY PROPOSALS ON “STRENGTHENING THE RELATIVE RIGHTS OF PEOPLE WORKING THE LAND” STRENGTHENING RELATIVE RIGHTS OF PEOPLE WORKING THE LAND. Policy Proposals: Final Draft. 21 February, 2014. A….

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Accord on Afrikaner self-determination 23 April 1994

BETWEEN THE FREEDOM FRONT, THE AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS AND THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT/NATIONAL party taking note of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Act 200 of 1993 as…

Dr Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd

We are a free, happy and prosperous nation: Verwoerd speech on 31 May 1966

Speech by Dr HF Verwoerd, Prime Minister of the Republic of South Africa, on the Occasion of the First Quinquennial Celebration of the Republic of South Africa at Monument Hill,…

Robin Cook

Robin Cook’s chicken tikka masala speech

The following are extracts from a speech by the then British foreign secretary, Robin Cook, to the Social Market Foundation in London during April 2001 in which he defines Britain…

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The Next American Revolution

The next American Revolution will not be an event, it will be a process, writes Tyler Durden. We naturally turn to the past for templates of the future, but history…

Nelson Mandela

Mandela’s speech from the dock during the Rivonia Trial

I am the First Accused. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts and practised as an attorney in Johannesburg for a number of years in partnership with Oliver Tambo. I…

South African President, Thabo Mbeki, Howard University President, H. Patrick Swygert, and Distinguished Professor Joseph E. Harris

Thabo Mbeki’s speech at Howard University, Washington on 23 May 2000

President H. Patrick Swygert, President of Howard University; Mr. Frank Savage, Chairperson, Alliance Capital; Dr Joseph Harris, Committee Chairperson. Ladies and Gentlemen. It is an honour for me to receive…

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Launch Declaration: Coalition for a Free Palestine

Coalition for a Free Palestine Launch Declaration The historic launch of the Coalition for a Free Palestine (CfP) which took place Friday 28th September was a resounding success. Political parties, trade…

Norway and National Liberation in Southern Africa

In this book, the Norwegians explain how they undermined the legitimate government of a sovereign state, South Africa, supporting the most radical Marxist movements, which has led to all the…