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Inching towards Agreement

per cent of the country's total area. The hierarchical system of race segregation, with whites on top and blacks at the bottom and coloureds and Asians, in that order, in the middle, will be further strengthened and the coloureds and Asians will be further co-opted. These will also make it possible for the racist regime's Western allies to argue that the apartheid system is changing after all There are also strong pressures on the racist regime which make it necessary for it to give the appearance, though not the substance, of reform. Nine non-racial independent trade unions, with 250,000 members, recently decided to unite to form a single union. Again, the number of violent clashes between non-whites and whites have increased in the last two years. AII the liberation organisations, such as ANQ PAC and BCM, have also made their respective organisations broadbased to include all non-whites.

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