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Underreported: Clashes in South Africa

Thursday, September 01, 2011

This week major clashes erupted in South Africa over the future of the African National Congress, the country’s ruling party since the end of apartheid. New York Times reporter Alan Cowell and Franz Krüger, Director of the Wits Radio Academy in Johannesburg, join us to explain South Africa's political scene.

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Alan Cowell and Franz Krüger
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Comments [2]

Amy from Manhattan

Is there any other serious challenge to Zuma, from a more responsible party/candidate?

Sep. 01 2011 01:57 PM
Myra Alperson from NYC

A short comment: "Wits" is pronounced "Vits" as in Univesity of teh Witswatersrand - all the w's are pronounced as V.

Sep. 01 2011 01:48 PM

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