African National Congress (ANC), South African Communist Party (SACP), Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), General Strike 3 & 4 Aug, 1992. Silkscreen poster produced and printed at CAP, Cape Town. Artist(s) unknown. Throughout the negotiations for a settlement in South Africa, the ANC and its allies implemented a programme of rolling mass action, consisting of strikes, demonstrations and boycotts, in support of its negotiation demands and to demonstrate its support across the country. The poster announces the strike of 3 and 4 August 1992, which was supported by about four million workers. Collection: CHR/UWC-Robben Island Museum Mayibuye Archives
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