Nelson Mandela through the years
Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid activist and leader of the African National Congress (ANC), served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. In 1962 he was arrested and sentenced to life imprisonment. Mandela served 27 years in prison and was famously released in 1990. Mandela then led his party, the ANC, in negotiations that led to the establishment of democracy in South Africa in 1994.
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…
apartheid | Definition, Facts, Beginning, & End
Apartheid, in South Africa, a policy that governed relations between the white minority and nonwhite majority during the 20th century. It sanctioned racial segregation and political and economic discrimination against nonwhites. Learn more about apartheid in this article.
This Green Beret is considered one of the most decorated soldiers of all time - We Are The Mighty
Enlisted in the Army in 1956 at the age of 17, Robert Howard came from a very patriotic family. His father and four uncles all served as paratroopers and he elected to follow in their footsteps. Soon after his training, Howard would be s…
South African troops training with the M2, and a M40 106mm recoilless rifle stands in the background [736x496]
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A white Rhodesian British South Africa Police officer stands on Parade among his peers on the Morris Depot Square- Mid 1970s
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Where were you during apartheid? | The Spectator Australia
It was the second session of the 27th parliament, 3 March 1970. The House was sitting for the first time since John Gorton had been re-elected as Prime Minister. On the third day of the session I…