South Africa: Overcoming Apartheid
Sharpeville Massacre - 21 March 1960


This resource about the violent police response to the anti-pass protest at the police station in Sharpeville includes explanations of the protest, eyewitness accounts (including those from an editor and photographer of Drum magazine), and reflections about the impact of this event. (Resource)

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Source: South African History Online

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