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Sharpeville massacre

1960-03-21

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After the people's protest; after the Sharpeville killings; after 20 000 people had been detained; the goverment closed another in our countries history. There was to be no change. Apartheid and baaskap was here to stay. After the shooting (Photograph by Peter Magubane, Ian Berry, G.R.Naidoo and W. Calder � BAHA)

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  • Title: Sharpeville massacre
  • Date: 1960-03-21
  • Location: Sharpeville, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Subject Keywords: Sharpeville,black and white image,horizontal,Gauteng,Africa,Drum Magazine,South African history,South Africa,October 1960,articles,demonstrations,protests,apartheid,wave,1960s,black African people
  • Original Source: Baileys African History Archive
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