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award to Burnham Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2013 15:56:22 -0700 (PDT) From: clapperton mavhunga <email@example.com> Reply-To: clapperton mavhunga <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: H-NET List for African History and Culture <H-AFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU> The word is "CANCELLED," even though "deferred" sounds diplomatic. The next time the ANC needs to avoid making such "mistakes." Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga, Associate Professor of Science, Technology, and Society Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) email@example.com ________________________________ From: teferi abate <teferiabate@MAIL.H-NET.MSU.EDU> To: H-AFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU Sent: Monday, April 29, 2013 6:38 PM Subject: DISCUSSION: Walter Rodney assassination vs. S.African award to Burnham Subject: DISCUSSION: Walter Rodney assassination vs. S.African award to Burnham Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2013 10:31:11 -0400 From: Peter Limb <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reply-To: email@example.com To: h-saf <H-SAFRICA@H-NET.MSU.EDU> CC: firstname.lastname@example.org From: Peter Limb It just goes to show that sometimes prompt, coordinated action can make small indents, with the issue taken up by some within the ANC and now the government decision to posthumously grant the Oliver Tambo award to Forbes Burnham was today deferred. http://www.guyanagraphic.com/government-politics/government-south-africa-has-defered-posthumous-awarding-president-forbes-burnham http://www.politicsweb.co.za/politicsweb/view/politicsweb/en/page71619?oid=372693&sn=Detail&pid=71619 -- -- -- --