Essays Tagged: "South Africa national rugby union team"

This essay is on Robert Muldoon, the former New Zealand Prime Minister and his role in the 1981 Springbok tour.

lmost 20 years, his way and his character were familiar to most New Zealanders in the 70's and 80's.South Africa shocked the world in 1948 when a government that supported a policy called apartheid wa ... different races were banned from playing sport together. Many countries stopped playing sports with South Africa, excluding New Zealand. For New Zealand to play their nation sport Rugby against the So ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.3 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History


s'." The grounds were sound out to ordinary New Zealanders.Anti-tour---- important to support black South Africans- show we care. Help Black South Africans not feel so alone. Helped to put pressure on ... essure to bar the 1981 Springbok Tour by the Springboks, the national rugby squad of apartheid -era South Africa. By allowing "the Tour", Muldoon was accused of breaking the 1977 Gleneagles Agreement ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Art Essays