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  1. Apartheid in South Africa

  2. South Africa gained its independence in the 1900’s, but was still dominated by Europeans • European settlers had moved to South Africa throughout the period of colonization • Europeans owned most of the land and industries • About 25% of the population of South Africa was white while 75% were black • After independence, the white-dominated government of South Africa instituted apartheid: a complete separation of races • No social contact, separate facilities • Economic and political power was reserved for the white population • Groups in and outside of the country fought apartheid • Nelson Mandela became one of the main leaders of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa • In the 1980’s countries, including the US, put trade sanctions on South Africa • Apartheid ended in the 1990’s

  3. Video Guiding Question: How was apartheid ended?. • Watch the video below and toke notes regarding the guiding question

  4. Apartheid – Discussion • Come up with three complex discussion questions relating to apartheid • These should come from the top two levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy