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Protest at the University of Cape Town
c. 1988

Duration: 00:20:10

Organizations: University of Cape Town (UCT), United Democratic Front (UDF), South African Police

Primary Language(s): English

Description: UCT students and community protest on UCT campus and along highway (M3/De Waal Drive). Most participants conceal their identities with scarves and hats. South African Police officers film protest. The crowd displays a range of posters and signs denouncing the State of Emergency, apartheid and detentions and demanding the release of political prisoners. Protesters sing freedom songs and demonstrate peacefully. [00:01]