• Slide 1

    Xenophobia in South Africa. Pictures taken in 2008 in front of the Cape Town Central Police Station and Courts.
    Source: Photography by Mads Nørgaard

  • Slide 2

    UCT students during the #RhodesMustFall campaign, 9 April 2015
    Source: Photography by Mads Nørgaard

  • Slide 3

    Archival image of the slave trade depicting East African slaves taken aboard HMS Daphne
    Credit: Courtesy of National Archives UK

  • Slide 4

    Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi visits South Africa in June 1999 as President Nelson Mandela's last official state guest
    Source: © Reuters www.theatlantic.com

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    The 29 ANC Women’s League women are being arrested by the police for demonstrating against the permit laws, which prohibited them from entering townships without a permit, 26th August 1952
    Source: www.artblart.com

  • Slide 6

    The crowd at the opening day of the 1956 'Treason Trial', in which 156 anti-apartheid leaders were accused of treason. 
    Photograph: © Times Media Collection/Museum Africa, Johannesburg
    Source: www.theguardian.com

  • Slide 7

    Empty chair at a protest meeting for banned anti-apartheid activist Albertina Sisulu, Johannesburg, February 1988
    Photographer: © Gideon Mendel
    Source: www.citypress.co.za

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