Sharpeville

Sharpeville What transpired in Sharpeville?On March 21, 1960, police officers in a South African black township opened fire on a group of people peacefully protesting oppressive pass laws, killing 69 people. Every March 21, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination commemorates the anniversary of the Sharpeville Massacre. During apartheid, what happened in Sharpeville?Sharpeville massacre,… Continue reading Sharpeville