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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

1945

At ANC National Conference in December, African Claims in South Africa is presented, demanding equal rights for black soldiers returned from the war and war pensions for widows. These demands are refused. Anti-pass campaign is relaunched

This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. Return to the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory site.