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 ent…
Project Based Learning with Elle Madison
Nelson Mandela Biography Coloring Page or Poster. Makes a great addition to history interactive notebooks or research unit! Plenty of open space surrounds the picture to add in your creativity. Or the figure can be colored and cut out for your class projects!
Nelson Mandela: Before Prisoner, Beyond President
A chronological look at the life and times of South African anti-Apartheid activist and political prisoner turned president and global human rights champion Nelson Mandela.
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…
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…
The Significance of 1976 – Apartheid Museum
16 June 1976 was a major turning point in South African history. The protests by Soweto school children on that day marked the end of submissiveness on the part of the bl
Mrs. Salvato posted this picture from Africa during Apartheid to show the real effects it had. Native black Africans could not even use the same stairs as the white African settlers. It is a great representation of the apartheid practices The Power of One condemns as wrong and evil.