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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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1942. National Education & Finance Act

This "freed African education from its constricting dependence on the level of African taxes" (Nattrass 1993: 45).

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