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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Action taken by the A.N.C. in Natal, and its membership

A description is given in a later chapter of this Survey of the statements issued by ex-Chief Luthuli at the time of the rioting in Natal, and of the A.N.C.'s decision to help the people there to organize their campaign along non-violent lines.

It is reported that during May the congress leaders said that by June 26, paid-up membership would be in the region of 250,000.

This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. Return to the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory site.