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Primary source material – ‘Spelling it out’ – The Student

Primary source material reproduced from ‘Spelling It Out’, The Student, 02/12/1976. This week sees a major push in the campaign to stop discrimination against overseas students. Particularly the higher fees …

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Primary source material – J. Macdonald, ‘Government Racist’ – The Student

Primary source material reproduced from J. Macdonald, ‘Government Racist’, The Student, November 1976. ‘All of us here are victims of the culture of silence.’ Last week-end there was a conference …

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Primary source material – ‘Accommodation Apartheid: Allegations Denied’ – The Student

Primary source material reproduced from ‘Accommodation Apartheid: Allegations Denied’, The Student, 16/11/1972. The University Student Accommodation Department denied yesterday any knowledge of racial discrimination in the placement of tenants. Miss …

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Kole Omotoso

Illustration by Yaz Serrano By Fatima Seck Bankole Ajibabi Omotoso, more commonly known as Kole Omotoso, was born in Nigeria in 1943 to a traditional elite Yoruba family (Stellenbosch Writers, n.d). …

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Primary source material – The Edifice – Kole Omotoso

Primary source material reproduced from Kole Omotoso, The Edifice, (London, 1971), pp.8-9; 27-29; 32-33; 42-43. A year before graduating with a PhD in Arabic literature, Edinburgh-based Kole Omotoso published a …

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