Ted Kennedy’s battle against apartheid

I did a radio story today about Kennedy spearheading the Anti-Apartheid Act of 1986 which imposed sanctions on the regime in South Africa.  Former TransAfrica President Randall Robinson and former Republican Senator and Connecticut Governor Lowell Weicker still have vivid memories of that time, both of the on-the-streets activism and the legislative push that made up the U.S. anti-apartheid movement.  Here’s the link:


and here’s a link to a piece at foreignpolicy.com about his contributions to foreign policy


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