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Apartheid: Websites

Resources to support research into black resistance to Apartheid, involving people, groups and movements for Year 11 History assignment.

The apartheid in South Africa

Short history of apartheid and how change came about.

Apartheid

Movements

People

Mandela and the freedom struggle

Mandela was a worldwide symbol of resistance, imprisoned for 27 years, and then released on 11 February 1990.

TV Documentary chronicles the life of Robert Sobukwe

6 minute interview about the TV Documentary on anti-apartheid activist Robert Sobukwe who was kept in solitary confinement for 6 years and who formed the PAC in 1959.  Also worth watching for the introduction to the struggles of the black people during Apartheid.

Groups