White Lies: Canon John Collins and the Secret War Against Apartheid (0)

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Herbstein's book recounts an epic of human courage and inventiveness... of a commitment to human rights that never wavered. Through his talent for laying bare the threads in an intricate, sometimes hardly visible web, an important piece of contemporary hiThose differences make up the gripping story ('welfare le Carre style') that Denis Herbstein, with recourse to hundreds of personal interviews and correspondence with participants in the 'white lies', tells of the secret war against apartheid, Collins's '...the International Defence and Aid Fund,...channelled huge sums of mainly western money into the defeat of apartheid, by defending those charged with political crimes and aiding the defendants of those convicted or suffering as a consequence...it is ast

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Denis Herbstein is a South African born journalist, and former member of the renowned Sunday Times Insight investigation team and wrote about IDAF in The Observer

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