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South African detentions

Title
South African detentions
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Oct 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:05:01
Description
Interview with Harvey Tyson, editor of The Star on his reaction to the detentions in South Africa of so-called black sympathisers (including newspaper editors) and its effect on the freedom of the press. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Paul Woodley).
Contributors
Paul Woodley?; Harvey Tyson
Keywords
Legislation; Newspapers; Interethnic relations; South Africa; Apartheid; Freedom of the press; Racial discrimination; Anti-apartheid movements; Racial segregation; Imprisonment; Editors; Civil and political rights; Black African peoples; Political dissenters; Arrests

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