A history of Apartheid in South Africa

The position of South Africa in international affairs remained important throughout apartheid. The South African ..read more
Immorality Amendment Act, Act No 21 of 1950 This Act was one of the most controversial pieces of Apartheid legislation ..read more
South Africa's racial policy and the UNO South Africa and apartheid was placed on the agenda of the United Nations for ..read more
The early 1980s There was little change in the situation from the late 1970s to the early 1980s in South Africa. After ..read more
Introduction Full feature on the History of Women’s struggle in South Africa will give a broader view of the ..read more
The Bantustans or homelands, established by the Apartheid Government, were areas to which the majority of the Blacks ..read more
Background What is today referred to as the “Ancient Olympic Games”, was a sports festival celebrated in honour of the ..read more
Segregationist Legislation Timeline, 1856-1979 from the 1856 - 1910, Masters and Servants Acts to the Industrial ..read more
Historians recognise the significance of popular struggles over the past 100 years. But debates among historians about ..read more
The National Party was elected in 1948 on the policy of Apartheid ('separateness'). This 'separateness' put South ..read more
Racial segregation and white supremacy had become central aspects of South African policy long before Apartheid started ..read more
Background and policy of apartheid Before we can look at the history of the apartheid period it is necessary to ..read more
The rise of Afrikaner Nationalism like Capitalism and African Nationalism profoundly shaped the history of the country ..read more
The telling of the history of South African Intelligence Agencies is somewhat hamstrung by the fact that people from ..read more


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