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Robert Mugabe receives an honorary degree from UMass Amherst
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[Robert Mugabe at UMass]
Original Airdate: 10/1/1986

Length: 01:04:07
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Meg Vaillancourt reports that Robert Mugabe (Prime Minister of Zimbabwe) was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Vaillancourt's report includes footage of Mugabe receiving his doctoral hood from Maki Mandela (daughter of Nelson Mandela) and footage from Mugabe's speech and press conference. Vaillancourt reports that Mugabe spoke out against apartheid in South Africa and advocated sanctions against the South African government. Vaillancourt reviews Mugabe's career. Vaillancourt's report includes footage of Mugabe in Zimbabwe.

Contributor : Reporter
Meg Vaillancourt
Format : Tape 4641   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 102845 
VHS cassette 103980 
Betacam cassette 104112 
digital betacam cassette 104157 

Subject : Keywords
Africa - Politics and government
Universities and colleges

Subject : Personal Names
Mandela, Maki
Mugabe, Robert
Vaillancourt, Meg

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
University of Massachusetts

Subject : Geographic Locations
Amherst (Mass.)
South Africa

Type : Genre
News - Television

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