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US Anti Apartheid Movement Helps Bring Change to South Africa

It's been 20 years since the end of apartheid in South Africa, the system of racial segregation that curtailed the rights of black South Africans for decades. One of the strongest protest movements outside South Africa to dismantle apartheid was in the United States during the 1980's. Television news images of the violent struggles to end apartheid in South Africa captured the attention of Americans in the 1980's.   They also galvanized support for the US...

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