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The Anti-Pass Campaigns 1960

The Anti-Pass Campaigns 1960 1959-1960: Formation, Sharpeville and Banning For many years there was tension inside the African National Congress (ANC) between those with more moderate views and those with more ‘Africanist views’ – An…


Sharpeville

At the annual conference of the African National Congress (ANC) held in Durban on 16 December 1959, the President General of the ANC, Chief Albert Luthuli, announced that 1960 was going to be the “Year…