Long Walk Original Manuscript (Image #582) - Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
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Title: Long Walk Original Manuscript (Image #582)
Transcript: Chapter 16:
1. The Congress Movement confident that alone it can lead the oppressed people of South Africa to freedom. Broadest front of the county's liberation movement and consists of the ANC, SAIC, CPC, COD, SACPU and works closely with the CP.
2. Although MK is open to any persons who are against all forms of racial oppression the bulk of its membership is drawn from the ANC and its allies.
3. Aim is the extention of franchise rights to all South Africans on the basis of one man one vote and the removal of racial discrimination in all its remifacaitons.
4. The ANC and its allies seek to rally all the people of South Africa around this demand and hopes to achieve this through recruitment of individual members, uniting with other sections of the liberation movement, co operation on specific issues and finding meand of bridging the gap between all political organisations that have a democratic programme.
5. Seeks to work with all anti apartheid organisations and individuals, black and white, even those whose objectives may fall short of ours as long as they are against the colour bar. Our relations with other political organisations, inside and outside prison are governed by these considerations.
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