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Beyond Southern Africa, A Story of the Fight for Freedom

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Before Nelson Mandela and a free South Africa can rise, Portugal’s colonial empire in Southern Africa must fall. From humble beginnings, two young men—one Southern African, the other African American—meet at the nexus between the burgeoning U.S. student movement and Africa's fight against colonialism, but one of them is being tracked by a kil
Paperback, 2013
Published November 4th 2012 by Malik Stan Reaves
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Stephen Matlock
Feb 01, 2013 Stephen Matlock rated it really liked it
I thoroughly enjoyed this overview of the struggle for freedom in Africa and in the U.S. and how the author tied the two together.

There were moments where the writing was wonderfully active, such as the opening scene and the electrical towers or the scenes of struggles at "Darrone" college and the surrounding community. And I especially enjoyed the character of "Marcos," a man between two worlds who tied the various events together. I had a hazy understanding of the events in Southern Africa du
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Malik Stan Reaves participated in the anti-colonial/anti-Apartheid movements of the '70s and '80s as an activist and journalist. As a member of the Southern Africa Committee, he wrote for and helped publish Southern Africa magazine, the monthly periodical that chronicled the freedom struggles of Southern Africa from the mid-'60s to 1983. He also helped edit Return to the Source, selected speeches ...more
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