Gingrich vs. the Right on Apartheid: What Would You Have Done?
Where were the masses of conservatives opposing Apartheid?
Gingrich puts on his historian hat and puts Mandela in context. Coates adds:
Newt Gingrich was among a cadre of conservatives who opposed the mainstream conservative stance on apartheid and ultimately helped override Reagan’s unconscionable veto of sanctions. At the time, Gingrich was allied with a group of young conservatives including Vin Weber looking to challenge Republican orthodoxy on South Africa.
Worth a read.