South African symbols

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Every picture tells a story. This is my unique interpretation of various symbols of South Africa.

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Apartheid South Africa

Apartheid South Africa (1948-1994) Please note this page is still under construction. “We speak out to put the world on guard against what is happening in South Africa. The brutal policy of a…

Government: This is the South African flag. It is very significant to South Africa because it represents the South Africa of today. The flag resembles the road to unity and the act of becoming one. Nuremberg Germany, Berlin Germany, Pretoria, Flags Of The World, We Are The World, Lucky Beer, South African Flag, Africa Flag, Africa Art

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The meaning behind the different colors of the flag: Red: Symbolizes blood shed and sacrifices made in South Africa's struggle for independence. White: Stands for Europeans & peace and harmony between natives and Europeans. Green: Fertility of South African land. Yellow: Stands for the mineral and other wealth of South Africa. Black: Represents native people of South Africa. Blue: Stands for blue sky and endless opportunities for South Africans.

South Africa is still a third world country with a booming unemployment rate of This picture showcases the appalling living conditions many citizens have to deal with on a daily basis. Rugby Girls, Rugby Men, Pumas, Rugby Wallpaper, Twickenham Stadium, Australian Football, Photo Deco, Rugby League, Motivational Pictures

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The new human fossils from South Africa have added fuel to a long-standing debate over the geographical origins of our species. Mary Leakey, Human Family Tree, Human Fossils, South Afrika, Einstein, Latest Discoveries, Human Evolution, History Projects, Science

Where Is the Birthplace of Humankind? South Africa and East Africa Both Lay Claims

The new human fossils from South Africa have added fuel to a long-standing debate over the geographical origins of our species.

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The president of South Africa Jacob Zuma, symbolizes the word corruption and is currently facing a total of 783 criminal charges.

Jan Riebeeck founder of Capetown and is the main reason behind the close links with South Africa and The Netherlands. African Symbols, Postage Stamps, South Africa, Holland, History, Pictures, Art, World, The Nederlands

Stamp: Jan Anthoniszn. Riebeeck (1619-77) founder of Capetown (Netherlands) (Riebeeck-monument) Mi:NL 583,Sn:NL B234,Yt:NL 564,AFA:NL 583,NVP:NL 578

Stamp: Jan Anthoniszn. Riebeeck (1619-77) founder of Capetown (Netherlands) (Riebeeck-monument) Mi:NL 583,Sn:NL B234,Yt:NL 564,AFA:NL 583,NVP:NL 578. Colnect, connecting collectors. Only Colnect automatically matches collectibles you want with collectables other collectors swap. Colnect collectors club revolutionizes your collecting experience!

Clint Eastwood's film "Invictus" tells the story of newly-elected South African President Nelson Mandela and how he united South Africans, black and white, b. South African Rugby, African Symbols, Morgan Freeman, Rugby World Cup, Nelson Mandela, Africans, Clint Eastwood, Small World, 21st Century

Morgan Freeman plays Nelson Mandela in Invictus

Clint Eastwood's film "Invictus" tells the story of newly-elected South African President Nelson Mandela and how he united South Africans, black and white, b...

Nelson Mandela casting his vote in the 1994 South Africa elections. It was the first time Mandela had voted in his life. Taken in Inanda, Durban by the IEC’s official photographer, Paul Weinberg. Freedom Day South Africa, End Of Apartheid, Democratic Election, Nelson Mandela Quotes, Historia Universal, First Black President, Le Web, African American History, In This Moment

1994 symbolized the first ever democratic election for the Republic of South Africa. Nelson Mandela went on to become the first black president of South Africa.

Xenophobia - dislike of or prejudice against people from other countries. This picture symbolizes the growing discontent amongst South Africans that perceive foreign nationals stealing black South African jobs. Xenophobia South Africa, African Symbols, People Working Together, Disabled People, Other Countries, My Land, History, Artwork, Pictures

South Africa attacks

Strained by unemployment, relations between locals and foreigners have deteriorated into deadly violence.

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The iconic Table Mountain was recognised as one of the 7 natural wonders of the world in 2012. “Table Mountain is not only a spectacular backdrop for Cape Town, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, it also offer visitors the unique experience to actually walk on top of the mountain and enjoy the most awesome panoramic views,”