ronnie-kasrils

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Ronnie Kasrils was born in Johannesburg in 1938. He is a struggle veteran who held senior posts in the ANC and SACP, including as chief of military intelligence in the ANC’s armed wing uMkhonto we Sizwe (Spear of the Nation). After apartheid was toppled, he served as a government minister from 1994 to 2008. He remains a political and social activist, an anti-Zionist champion of Palestinian rights, and an author of several books and memoirs on struggle history.