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A mural by Ben Slow in Nomzamo Park, Soweto
Born (1925-05-04)4 May 1925
Johannesburg, South Africa
Died 17 August 1982(1982-08-17) (aged 57)
Maputo, Mozambique
Occupation anti-apartheid activist
Spouse(s) Joe Slovo

In addition, we were unable to meet openly to discuss the progress of the book, for we were both on the list of persons banned from communicating with other banned persons.
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Poverty and the rule of race that is called apartheid drive the Transkeian migrant from security on the land to work in the cities, and then back again.
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Mbeki began to write a study of the workings of apartheid policy in the reserves – the areas set aside in law for African occupation – as early as 1959 and 1960.
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