Apartheid Timeline

History- The apartheid system, created in was meant to separate racial groups such as whites, blacks, mixed races and Indians. In South Africa gained independence from Britain and it’s racial discrimination.

Apartheid Timeline

Rhodes' racist beliefs paved the way for apartheid regimes for both South Africa and Rhodesia until the later end of the century

There was to be a counter for whites and a counter for blacks. On the railway stations there had to be benches for whites and benches for blacks. Naturally there had to be coaches for each different type of person which meant that each train had to have almost double the number of coaches that it really needed. This terrible policy also had to be applied in hospitals, schools, prisons, etc., not to mention trams and buses in cities and towns.

Chapter 14: The Birth of Apartheid

Whites had their own parks, and colored had their own parks. This is a bit rude. It's like saying that I don't want my white kids playing with those colored kids.

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Skin tells the story of Sandra Laing and her struggle to fit in first with her family and later into a larger society that did not want to admit she existed at all.  To what lengths will a white family go to deny that their daughter is black?  To what lengths will the government go to assure that this family unit is unsustainable?  How is Sandra supposed to survive, live, grow into an adult?  Those questions and more are asked and answered by Skin.

Directed by Anthony Fabian. With Sophie Okonedo, Sam Neill, Alice Krige, Tony Kgoroge. Based on the true story of a black girl who was born to two white Afrikaner parents in South Africa during the apartheid era.

Apartheid: then and now by ~Latuff2 on deviantART

When talking of apartheid, people spontaneously visualize the period between 1948 and 1999 when the strict rules of racial segregation were in place in South Africa. "Apartheid" is an Afrikaans wor.