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South Africa / Summer Olympics / Black Athletes' Treatment #142193

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 08, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Ban against the participation of South Africa in the Olympics from 1960 until this year due to its racial policies recalled.

(Durban: Don Kladstrup) Discrimination in South Africa against black athletes now training for the Olympics featured; scenes shown of black South African marathon runners training. [Runner Jan TAU, his manager Ray De VRIES - talk about Tau's being fired by Iscor steel company.] [Two apartment MANAGERS - say blacks are not allowed.] [Marathon team's Zethulile SINQUE, coach Bob McGEE - react to incidents.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Kladstrup, Don
Duration:
00:02:30

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