Defiance Campaign 1952

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INTRODUCTION This year, June 26, will mark the twentieth anniversary of the beginning of the "Campaign of Defiance ..read more
The post-1948 period saw the African National Congress (ANC) abandoning its traditional reliance on tactics of ..read more
1948 May 26, The National Party (NP) wins election and immediately introduces apartheid (separateness) measures ..read more
1946 Passive Resistance Campaign Introduction Discriminatory laws directed at the Indian community Discriminatory ..read more
From the book: The Final Prize by Norman Levy Chapter 8 Into the Fifties: Defiance Mass trials and mass action ..read more
Amina Cachalia (née Asvat) was born on 28 June 1930, Vereeniging, Transvaal (now Gauteng) to Ebrahim Ismail Asvat and ..read more
Contents Childhood and education (1918-1930s) An African Nationalist comes of age (1940s) 'Volunteer in ..read more
John Beaver (JB) Marks was born on 21 March 1903, Ventersdorp, Western Transvaal (now North West Province).  His ..read more
Florence Grace Mkhize, widely known as 'Mam Flo', was born in 1932 in Natal. At a young age she decided she ..read more
Motsamai Keyecwe Mpho was born to a peasant family in Maun Bechuanaland (now Botswana) on 3 February 1921. His family ..read more
Narainsamy Thambi Naidoo, also known as “Naran” or “Roy.” was born in 1901 in Pietermaritzburg ..read more
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The Transvaal Indian Youth Congress (TIYC) was formed in Transvaal (now Gauteng) as the youth wing of the Transvaal ..read more
Sydney Shall was born 1932. Volunteer in the Defiance Campaign. Active in student affairs at University of the ..read more
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