south african history

Collection by Kirstie pietersen

11 
Pins
 • 
48 
Followers
A Leandra township resident gives a sullen stare to a policeman after a riot broke out during a funeral service for Chief Ampie Mayisa, who was slain by township vigilantes in Jim Crow, Apartheid, African American History, Black Power, World History, Oppression, Black People, Human Rights, Black History

apartheid south africa

A South African policeman grabs a black student during rioting in Guguletu, near Cape Town, November (Never forget what Mandela and others were up against. rw) history makes me ashamed to be a white person Apartheid, Lest We Forget, Korean War, African American History, Vietnam War, History Facts, Black History, Modern History, Black People

Photos: Apartheid in South Africa

With the enactment of apartheid laws in 1948, racial discrimination was institutionalized. Race laws touched every aspect of social life, including a prohibition of marriage between non-whites and whites, and the sanctioning of ``white-only'' jobs. In 1950, the Population Registration Act required that all South Africans be racially classified into one of three categories: white, black (African), or colored (of mixed decent). The coloured category included major subgroups of Indians and…

A brief history of June and why Youth Day is an important public holiday to remember in South Africa. West Africa, South Africa, Youth Day, Apartheid, St Helena, Lest We Forget, June 16, African History
Youth DayApartheidSt HelenaLest We ForgetJune 16

African South Africans' June 16th 1976 Revolt—Sad Times, Bad Times—A Luta Kontinua! AMANDLA! POWER!

The 1976 generation of school children brought down the almighty Apartheid regime. They did it with sticks, stones, petrol bombs and road blocks. and becoming ungovernable. A Revolution exploding..

The June 16 Soweto Youth Uprising Youth Day South Africa, History Online, Apartheid, Victoria Falls, St Helena, The Orator, June 16, School Photos, African History
History OnlineApartheidSt HelenaJune 16School Photos

June 16- "SOWETO UPRISING" YOUTH DAY

The Southern West Township is burning!! JUNE 16- Celebrating YOUTH DAY in South Africa By Warren Bright “When you see your friends being shot at for just walking in the street, it does something to you. And therefore, you would look around; what are the alternatives? Do I become like my mother, forever under the yoke of apartheid? The alternative was for me to not be like my mom, great as she was, but to go and fight. ”Thandi Modise, on Soweto uprising . Thirty two years ago, the uprising of…

A peaceful protest turned into a massacre when police opened fire on the protestors on June 16 in Soweto South Africa Environmental Analysis, Stock Pictures, Stock Photos, Mother Jones, Peaceful Protest, Open Fires, Historical Pictures, African History, Black Power
Mother Jones

Soweto Riots 1976 Pictures and Photos

View and license Soweto Riots 1976 pictures & news photos from Getty Images.

Millions of South Africans are commemorating the anniversary of the Soweto Uprising in where an estimated 600 school children were massacred by Linkedin Business, Apartheid, Pinterest For Business, 40th Anniversary, African History, South Africa, School Children, Africans, Raiders
ApartheidPinterest For Business40th AnniversarySchool ChildrenAfricans

South Africa Celebrates 40th Anniversary Of Soweto Uprising • AfricanGlobe.Net

Millions of South Africans are commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Soweto Uprising in 1976, where an estimated 600 school children were massacred by

Protesting pupils use the Regina Mundi Church as a refuge during the student uprising on June 1976 in Soweto in Johannesburg, South Africa. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Apartheid, African History, South Africa, June 16, War Machine, Pictures, Image, Youth, Student
ApartheidJune 16War MachineImageStudent

Soweto Riots 1976 Pictures and Photos

View and license Soweto Riots 1976 pictures & news photos from Getty Images.

A South African soldier holding a tear gas grenade launcher during rioting near Cape Town South Africa September 1976 The unrest comes in the. Gil Scott Heron, First Black President, Human Rights Activists, Black Presidents, Apartheid, Cape Town South Africa, Nobel Peace Prize, James Brown, My Youth
First Black PresidentApartheidNobel Peace Prize

Riots In South Africa Pictures and Photos

View and license Riots In South Africa pictures & news photos from Getty Images.

See 130 photos and 23 tips from 912 visitors to UCT Upper Campus. "Try the veggie food near the building where you get your I'd card done. African History, Cape Town, South Africa, Youth, Mansions, Architecture, House Styles, Building, Places
Cape TownArchitecture

UCT Upper Campus

UCT, Cape Town

A South African security forces armored vehicle patrols by hundreds of burning houses in the KTC squatter community camp 09 June 1986 in Cape Town. Environmental Analysis, Apartheid, Armored Vehicles, African History, War Machine, Cape Town, Squats, Monster Trucks, Youth
ApartheidArmored VehiclesWar MachineCape TownSquats

Anc Riots Pictures and Photos

View and license Anc Riots pictures & news photos from Getty Images.

Inside Quatro: Uncovering the Exile History of the ANC and SWAPO, by Paul Trewhela African National Congress, Africa People, Political Prisoners, Famous Books, World Languages, Freedom Fighters, S Stories, African History, Writing A Book
African National CongressAfrica PeopleWriting A Book

Inside Quatro: Uncovering the Exile History of the ANC and SWAPO - Paul Trewhela