Story: Anti-racism and Treaty of Waitangi activism

CARE and HART protest, 1972

This 1972 television clip shows Trevor Richards of HART (Halt All Racist Tours) and Tom Newnham of CARE (Campaign for Racial Equality) speaking by phone to Dr Danie Craven in South Africa. Craven was president of the South African Rugby Football Union, which planned to send a whites-only Springbok team to New Zealand in 1973.

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Robert Consedine, 'Anti-racism and Treaty of Waitangi activism - Opposing domestic and international racism, 1960s and 1970s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/26672/care-and-hart-protest-1972 (accessed 24 September 2021)

Story by Robert Consedine, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 28 May 2018