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Apartheid

  1. 1. Apartheid By: Michael Kwon
  2. 2. How did it start? <ul><li>South Africa had abundance of natural resources, fertile farmland, and minerals </li></ul><ul><li>Colonized by the English and Dutch in the 17 th century </li></ul><ul><li>Strategist in the National party invented the apartheid as a mean to cement their control over the economic and social system </li></ul><ul><li>Aim of the apartheid was to maintain white domination while extending racial separation </li></ul>
  3. 3. How did it end? <ul><li>In 1974 Mozambique and Angola was encouraged by Portugal to resistance to apartheid </li></ul><ul><li>Troops withdrew from Angola failing to prevent the liberation forces from gaining power </li></ul><ul><li>Student celebrated a victory of black liberation over white resistance </li></ul><ul><li>Nelson Mandela jailed for protesting </li></ul><ul><li>Frederick William de Klark began negotiation to end Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Ended by an election </li></ul>
  4. 4. How did the apartheid affect African future? <ul><li>Blacks could vote </li></ul><ul><li>Received equal schooling </li></ul><ul><li>Good jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Run businesses </li></ul><ul><li>Walk their country with pride </li></ul>
  5. 5. How did the protest help? <ul><li>Protest worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Students of University of Reading organized a march </li></ul><ul><li>2 rallies were held on October 11, 1925 </li></ul><ul><li>People got arrested if they protested </li></ul>
  6. 6. How was the apartheid just like segregation? <ul><li>Both split into two groups (blacks and whites) </li></ul><ul><li>Both protested </li></ul><ul><li>No more apartheid or segregation </li></ul><ul><li>Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr. both helping </li></ul><ul><li>Both big part of history </li></ul>
  7. 7. Essential Question <ul><li>How did apartheid contribute to African history? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Why I chose this topic? <ul><li>I chose this topic because I wanted to know more about apartheid and how it started and ended. </li></ul>
  9. 9. What I already knew <ul><li>Just like segregation </li></ul><ul><li>Big part in African history </li></ul><ul><li>Nelson Mandela helping to get rid of apartheid </li></ul>
  10. 10. What I learned <ul><li>Apartheid ended by an election </li></ul><ul><li>People were getting arrested because they protested </li></ul><ul><li>The aim of the apartheid was to maintain white domination while extending racial seperation </li></ul>
  11. 11. Question I have now <ul><li>Why would people protest if they knew they were going to get arrested? </li></ul>
  12. 12. Summary of Notes <ul><li>Apartheid contributed in African history as a bad part of history. It was a bad part of history because white people were discriminating the blacks. They were discriminating the blacks by not able to vote, bad schooling, bad jobs, and couldn’t walk with pride. After an election the apartheid ended and the blacks could vote, received good schooling, and good jobs. But one thing that is better than all this is black African people walk their country with pride. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Work Cited <ul><li>http://www-cs-students.Stanford.edu/~cale/cs201/apartheid.hist.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fsmitha.com/h2/ch34-s2.htm </li></ul><ul><li>WWW.Wikipedia.org </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.usnews.com </li></ul><ul><li>http:www.readingmuseum.org </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.reuther.wayne.edu/node/809 </li></ul><ul><li>http://home.snu.edu/~dwilliam/f97projects/aparthed/IMAGE3.JPG </li></ul><ul><li>WWW.southafrica.to/history/Apartheid/apartheid.jpg </li></ul>
  14. 14. Thanks For Watching

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