Digital Archives | Jan 16, 1986 | 5:29

South African emigrants find tolerant home in Canada

Five former South Africans tell CBC TV why they left for Canada.

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Digital Archives - South African emigrants find tolerant home in CanadaJan 16, 1986 | 5:29Digital Archives South African emigrants find tolerant home in Canada Video
Digital Archives South African emigrants find tolerant home in Canada Jan 16, 1986 | 5:29Five former South Africans tell CBC TV why they left for Canada.
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