Apartheid in South Africa
The bench is empty but this young black woman in a Johannesburg railway station would be breaking the law if she sat on it. There has been much talk recently about desegregating racially segregated public facilities. The reality defies the rhetoric. 1/Jan/1982. UN Photo/DB. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/
Chapter 14: The Birth of Apartheid
The birth of ‘apartheid’ was the cause of the beginning of an era of waste in government circles as had never before occurred. Every government office had now to be altered so that there was an entrance door for whites and another for blacks. There was to be a counter for whites and a counter…
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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 apartheid is applied before the eyes of the nations of the world. The peoples of Africa are compelled to endure the fact that on…
Africa Travel – Getting to Know Soweto
When you travel to Africa, don’t pass up the chance to visit Soweto, a group of townships in Johannesburg that is best known for once havi...