The Cape Flats comprises the areas East of the Northern and Southern suburbs of Cape Town and is made up of Black Townships, Coloured ghettoes and Shantytowns. It was the area that most Black people were moved to after areas were declared 'White Only' . It is also the area in which most of Migrant labour was housed.
Slavery and Emancipation of Slaves Read more on Slavery at the Cape After the establ... ...read more
Growing social unrest: Community mobilisation, strikes and student protests in the Western Cape in the 1980s The late 1970s witnessed increased labour unrest i... ...read more