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  • We just believe that you should stick to your race, "he said, wearing a shirt on which was emblazoned" 100 per cent boer ", a reference to the Afrikaans word for

    The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines

  • After a long consultation which came near ending in a wrangle, Willem being opposed by his companions, it was decided that they should ride round in a circle of which the dwelling of the boer should be the centre.

    The Giraffe Hunters

  • The word "boer", meaning farmer, is often used to refer to Afrikaans-speaking whites in South Africa.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Fourie replied he was a "boer" seeking a volkstaat.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • According to an instruction list handed to the protesters earlier, each "boer" is to slowly load a trolley full of groceries.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Although quick to say that they are not yet a complete success story, Nduli and his "boer" farm managing director, Piet de Wet, are insistent that their cooperative efforts are slowly showing

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • As a "boer" still involved in the freedom struggle, and aware of what the British had done to his people, it was most heartwarming to hear her argue that British colonists - and not

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Mr Rudolph, a leading Afrikaner "boer" separatist held in jail when implicated in arms thefts from military arsenals in 1990, said he was writing in response to Mrs Mandela's television appearance on Sunday.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Referring to Mr Rudolph's demand for "boer" self-determination in

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • He asked which Afrikaner AWB leader Mr Eugene Terre'Blanche was speaking to -- the "boer", or the economics professor at

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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