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The unreconciled Afrikaners eventually found their political home in the National party of General H

The unreconciled Afrikaners eventually found their political home in the National party of General H

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The unreconciled Afrikaners eventually found their political home in the National party of General  Hertzog and Daniel Malan, a Dutch Reformed Church clergyman. The liberal-minded Afrikaners and  the English-speaking South Africans largely belonged to the United party of Generals Botha and  Smuts. Except for one brief period of Nationalist coalition government in the 1930s, it was the Botha  and Smuts party that ruled the Union until 1948. World War I split the country, and there was actually some armed rebellion against the Botha  government, which joined in the war against Germany, Austria, and Turkey. Then during the 1930s,  the Nationalist party and other Afrikaner elements turned toward Hitler in Germany. They added a  hatred of Jews to their hatred of the English-speaking South Africans, the native colored, and the  Indian population. Further, they advocated a one-party dictatorship in which the English-speaking 
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