FRONTLINE Special Report; Apartheid: 1963-1977
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- FRONTLINE Special Report
- Apartheid: 1963-1977
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Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
- Program Description
'Independent homelands' for blacks was the centerpiece of Prime Minister Hendrick Verwoerd's vision of apartheid. Part 3 focuses on how the white government found African leaders to collaborate with them in a plan to make foreigners of black South African citizens by deporting them to independent homelands in rural areas of the country. The program looks at the increased resistance to the homeland policy as seen through the first nationwide attack by young black South Africans in the Soweto ghetto in 1976.
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- Public Affairs
- Fanning, David (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “FRONTLINE Special Report; Apartheid: 1963-1977,” 07/08/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_28283923E77A4DC7BC399A32F691AE64.
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