Interracial contact in sport was frowned upon, but there were no segregatory sports laws.
This created the black-only "townships" or "locations", where blacks were relocated to their own towns. Inthe United Kingdom and United States imposed economic sanctions on the country.
Nationally, though entering power with principles seeking redistribution of wealth and a general raising of living standards, the ANC gradually embraced neoliberal policies that have only led to an increase in poverty and inequality in South Africa over the past two decades.
The first session lasted a few days, and working groups were appointed to deal with specific issues.
Buthelezi, grandson to prominent Zulu leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, believes the relationship earns him respect. For his girlfriend, the response is the exact opposite. The aim was to ensure a demographic majority of white people within South Africa by having all ten Bantustans achieve full independence.
This included denying them the right to vote, limiting their right to own land, and requiring the carrying of passes for movement within colonies. Photograph by Ilvy Njiokiktjien Bywhen Njiokiktjien was interning at the Star Newspaper in Johannesburg, that idea for her book blossomed.
Messenger This article is part of our series of explainers on key moments in the past years of world political history. Related: Track the rise of interracial marriage 50 years after the landmark U. Most Afrikaners supported the notion of unanimity of white people to ensure their safety.