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SOUTH AFRICAN APARTHEIDHIS 100 PROJECT 3: MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONASHLEY BOLSTER
MY TOPICIn post-apartheid South Africa, how has the relationship between the police and citizens changed?A police force that had upheld the laws of apartheid had to “break with their racist, violent, and unaccountable past” (Marks, 2000).
HISTORICAL LENSESSocial Laws were created that enforced a wide-ranging system of racial segregation (Msimang, 2018)Petty ApartheidSegregation of public facilitiesGrand ApartheidSegregation of work, school, land
HISTORICAL LENSESSocio-EconomicLaws restricted non-whites from obtaining certain jobsNon-whites were forced into laboring jobs with little pay, forcing them into povertyWhites working in the same industry as non-whites received more pay. “Africans on average earned wages that were only 5 to 25 per cent as large as those earned by whites” (Curtis, 1984).
HISTORICAL LENSESPoliticalRapid economic development of WWIIAttracted Black migrant workersEscalated rate of black urbanization went un-noticed by the South African governmentCreated overcrowding and increased crime ratesWhite population reacted negatively to the influx of blacks “This allowed for the National Party to convince a large segment of the voting block that the impotence of the United Party in curtailing the

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