OP-ED: Reflections of a Wayward Boy: Learning about tactics, recruitment and revolution with Joe Gqabi

When Joe Gqabi asked me in early 1961 if I was prepared to join the then recently banned ANC, I leapt at the opportunity. But my membership was short-lived and I was told to join the still legal ‘white’ Congress of Democrats. But I also discovered, via another contact in journalism, that there existed fragile bubbles of non-racial reality within the often overwhelming horror of apartheid....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Monday, 3 August