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        Winnie Mandela on Raising Children Under Apartheid

        This 1990 news footage from WGBH documents a speech given by South African antiapartheid activist Winnie Mandela at Boston’s 12th Baptist Church. In her remarks, Mandela emphasizes how 300 years of racial discrimination had impacted the black South African community. She places special emphasis on the deprivation of children and speaks movingly of Hector Pieterson, one of thousands of black South African children who had been killed during the decades of resistance to apartheid.

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