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South African anti-apartheid activist and politician, and the second wife of Nelson Mandela. Wikipedia

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    System of institutionalised racial segregation that existed in South Africa and South West Africa (now Namibia) from 1948 until the early 1990s. Characterised by an authoritarian political culture based on baasskap , which ensured that South Africa was dominated politically, socially, and economically by the nation's minority white population. Wikipedia

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  • Sonia Bunting

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  • Harry Schwarz

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  • Thabo Mbeki

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  • Billy Nair

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  • Oliver Tambo

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  • Evelyn Mase

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  • Clarence Makwetu

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  • Yusuf Dadoo

    South African Communist and an anti-apartheid activist. Chair of both the South African Indian Congress and the South African Communist Party, as well as being a major proponent of co-operation between those organisations and the African National Congress. Wikipedia

  • Denis Goldberg

    South African social campaigner, who was active in the struggle against apartheid. Accused No. 3 in the Rivonia Trial, alongside the better-known Nelson Mandela and Walter Sisulu, where he was also the youngest of the defendants. Wikipedia


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