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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1884. [Third] Reform Act

Britain's third REFORM ACT, which "removed the distinction between borough and county franchise, enfranchised agricultural workers, and thus gave the vote to all men over 21" (Cook 1990: L/104).

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