What is your surname?"
"What is your
stamps the form: Permission is hereby granted to Mineer Smith to enter the
Bantu Areas under the jurisdiction of the Board.
"Why do I
have to do this?"
of the blacks don't like us whites. And some people want to come into the
township and stir them up. It's these people we must watch, the people who
June 1976. At 5
a.m., in the darkness, 19-year-old Sydney Maree jerked awake. He sat upright on
the dining-room couch that was his bed and felt for his running clothes. It was
winter in South Africa, and the thin blood of his heritage exaggerated the