They are treating us bad we must do something about it.
Shut Up you fool! Now you are going to jail for 27 years
It's South Africa B****! Not Negro Africa!
HA! HA! your brother got killed...Now It's time for you to be with him
All we wanted was freedom
oh Frederik i am so happy to see you
oh Winnie i am so happy to see you too
August 1962 Returning to South Africa, Mandela is arrested, convicted and sentenced to five years. He is held on Robben Island.
1976 -Soweto students protest mandatory instruction in Afrikaans, the language of the white rulers. Protests spread throughout Soweto. In crushing it, the government kills 575 people over an eight month period, a fourth of them under age 18.
August 1989Botha resigns and F.W. de Klerk is sworn in as acting president. Mandela is encouraged when de Klerk releases most of the Rivonia Trial prisoners, including Sisulu, and begins to dismantle the apartheid structure. He abandons the long-term master plan of congregating blacks into separate homelands, and accepts the principle of "power sharing" with them. De Klerk recognizes that apartheid is not working.