Pawning Mandela: The visit of PW Botha to Mobutu Sese Seko, ca. 1988. A phantastic history.

Title: Pawning Mandela: The visit of PW Botha to Mobutu Sese Seko, ca. 1988. A phantastic history. Afrikaanse titel: Mandela op die koop toe: Die besoek van PW Botha aan Mobutu Sese Seseko, ca 1988. ʼn Vergesogte geskiedenis. Corresponding Author: Prof. Dr. Jan Ad Stemmet; MA (UCT), PhD (UFS) Department of Military History, Faculty of… Continue reading Pawning Mandela: The visit of PW Botha to Mobutu Sese Seko, ca. 1988. A phantastic history.

Doomsday Preppers on a national scale: The National Party’s preparations for self-sufficiency during apartheid

Burgert Senekal Abstract As individual preppers prepare for emergencies by stockpiling food, weapons and water, the National Party (NP) government of South Africa started preparing for extensive isolation in the 1960s because of its racial policies. This article examines the measures taken by the NP government to mitigate the effects of sanctions, embargoes and boycotts,… Continue reading Doomsday Preppers on a national scale: The National Party’s preparations for self-sufficiency during apartheid