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South Africa / Reforms, Racial Unrest #545817

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 12, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Johannesburg, South Africa) Presidential cncl.'s recommendation to abolish pass and influx laws used to oppress nonwhites discussed; scenes shown. One worker's plight (named) cited as example [Women's legal center ADVISER - explains worker's legal plight.] No. nonwhites arrested for pass law violations last year mentioned. [Bishop Desmond TUTU - thinks government's grudging concessions are result of international pressure.] [Conservative party spokesperson Clive DERBY-LEWIS - warns US.]
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Studio) "Newsweek" magazine correspondent Ray Wilkinson reported expelled from South Africa and magazine banned; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

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