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Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee : Stop Electricity Cut-Offs : No to Privatisation

Theme: Electricity & energy


Call Number: A377
Identifier: AL2540_A377
Title: Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee : Stop Electricity Cut-Offs : No to Privatisation
Date: 2001
Subject: Activists;
Anti-Privatisation Forum - APF;
Electricity;
Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee - SECC;
Description: This is a red t-shirt and the text on the front reads: "Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee" and on the back: "Stop Electricity Cut-Offs, No to Privatisation". When the Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF) was formed in 2000, the Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee (SECC) was one of a handful of community organisations that joined and soon became one of the most well-known (both domestically and internationally) community movements. The SECC produced several outstanding activists and was, for many years, at the forefront of the APF's struggles and activities. This t-shirt is arguably one of the most recognised symbols of South Africa's community-led anti-privatisation struggles. SAHA virtual exhibition - Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)
Creator: Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee (SECC)
Type: T-shirt
Format: Access image - jpeg
Preservation image - tiff
Source: SAHA collection AL2540
Relation: AL3290
Language: English
Coverage: South Africa
Rights: Soweto Electricity Crisis Committee (SECC)
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