Apartheid
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  • 1. Apartheid By: Kelsey Dougherty
  • 2. Why I Chose My Topic
    • I chose my topic because it is very important to Africa and explains how Nelson Mandela and F.W De Clark went through nothing to change the discrimination against blacks.
  • 3. Apartheid
    • The word apartheid comes from the Afrikaans and means apartness.
  • 4. The Four Racial Categories The Four Racial Categories The for racial categories were Whites, Blacks, Coloureds, and Asians. Before they only had three, but later they added a forth one which is Asians.
  • 5. Important Information
    • Blacks could not own land.
    • About seventy percent of blacks were forced to live in small areas and couldn’t leave without a “pass”.
  • 6.  
  • 7. Nelson Mandela
    • In 1950, he began working on the end of an apartheid.
    • In 1964 when he was in prison for trying to over throw the government, he kept fighting in his jail cell!
  • 8. What I already knew about an apartheid.
    • I knew that an apartheid was a set of laws that said you could discriminate based on their race.
    • Any system or practice that separates people according to race.