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Category Archives: South Africa

November 24, 2016

Event: ‘South Africa: A Year of Living Dangerously’

Date: Thursday 24th November 2016, 11:30 – 12:30
Location: Committee Room Two, House of Lords,
Houses of Parliament, London SW1A 0AA
Speaker: Tony Leon, Founding Leader of the Democratic Alliance in South Africa and Chairman of Resolve Communications (Pty) Ltd
To attend please visit: http://tinyurl.com/jyajx28
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Change …

Posted in Event, South Africa, Spotlight, Upcoming Event, Upcoming Events
April 28, 2016

Event Summary: ‘Where in the World is South Africa?’

by Will TG Miller
On the 27th April, Lord Risby hosted the Henry Jackson Society’s event ‘Where in the World is South Africa?’ with speaker Tony Leon. Leon is the longest serving leader of the official opposition in parliament since the …

Posted in Event Summaries, South Africa, Spotlight
April 27, 2016

Event: ‘Where in the World is South Africa?’

TIME: 17:00 – 18:00, Wednesday 27th April 2016
VENUE: Committee Room G, House of Lords, Parliament Square, SW1A 0PW
SPEAKER: Tony Leon, Founding Leader of the Democratic Alliance in South Africa and Chairman of Resolve Communications (Pty) Ltd
 
To attend please RSVP to: rsvp@henryjacksonsociety.org
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2016 is proving the most …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Event, South Africa

Event Transcript: ‘Where in the world is South Africa?’

Speaker: Tony Leon
Chair: Alan Mendoza, Chief Executive, Henry Jackson Society
Host: Lord Risby
Wednesday, 27th April 2016
Committee Room G, House of Lords, Parliament Square, SW1A 0PW
President Harry S. Truman once famously observed, “If you want a friend in politics, get a dog.” …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Event Transcript, South Africa
November 4, 2011

The Russell Tribunal on Palestine dishonours victims of apartheid

Perhaps the most disturbing aspect of this weekend’s Russell Tribunal on Palestine, which will designate Israel an “apartheid” state as sure as night follows day, is precisely that it is taking place in South Africa.
Let’s face it, the form and …

Posted in Israel, Israel/Palestine, South Africa
August 22, 2011

Libyan rebels approach victory, face diplomatic obstinace from South Africa

Amid the excitement which has greeted the advance of Libyan rebels into Tripoli, the Wall Street Journal reports that some countries may not be so pleased by the rebel’s military victory: namely, South Africa.
South Africa’s preference for negotiations in place of armed …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Libya, South Africa, The Scoop
January 26, 2009

Current Developments in South Africa

By kind invitation of The Rt Hon Peter Hain MP, the Henry Jackson Society was pleased to host a discussion with Michael Spicer, CEO of Business Leadership South Africa on recent Political and Socio-economic developments in South Africa.
Transcript
I am positive about …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Event, South Africa