Time Magazine Contents Page

Magazine contents page MAY 4, 1987 Vol. 129 No. 18


COVER: The Afrikaners, long linked in upholding apartheid, are united no more As South Africa' s whites head for their first general election in six years, opponents of the country' s system of racial segregation are standing up. Some members of the once nearly monolithic "white tribe" are looking for change. Even the cradle of the volk, Stellenbosch University, is being swept by an intellectual revolution as professors demand real reform. See WORLD.


NATION: A new immigration law could change the texture of American life

Next week the Government will offer amnesty to perhaps half the nation' s illegal...

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