Tag Archives: Lydia Nompondwana

“Fair Exchange”: the Non-Stop Picket in fiction

Earlier this week I received a copy of Fair Exchange, a novel from 1998 by Lynne Reid Banks.  Until recently, I was not aware of the novel, but I am glad it has been brought to my attention.  Lynne Reid Banks … Continue reading

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Marching to save the lives of the Upington 14

Today’s story relates to the last major campaign that the City of London Anti-Apartheid Group ran during the Non-Stop Picket (1986-1990).  That was the campaign to save the lives of the Upington 14.  Although the campaign started in 1989, it … Continue reading

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