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Rhodesia #19336

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 16, 1972
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(Studio) Rhodesian black leader tells UniversityN. Security Council that Britain's proposed settlement with Rhodesia is a fraud.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Rhodesia) Black men can advance to wealth in Rhodesia, despite laws favoring white minority, but only to certain limits. [Englishman, Mick MEAL - has built profitable life in Rhodesia and plans to stay there.] Only a handful of blacks own as much land as Mead. [Black, Paul CHANETSA - does own land, but it must be surrendered to whites at his death, instead of inherited by his family. Predicts revolution in Rhodesia.] [MRS. CHANETSA - says she has white friends, but they are only friendly under certain conditions.]
REPORTER: John Rolfson

Reporter(s):
Rolfson, John;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:03:50

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