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City Group lead students in mass direct action against apartheid

Exactly six months to the day before the Non-Stop Picket started, the City of London Anti-Apartheid Group led a spectacular protest outside the South African Embassy in Trafalgar Square.  On 19 October 1985, three hundred and twenty-two people were arrested … Continue reading

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