‘Strike a woman, strike a rock’

2016-08-09 06:00
The real reason why 9 August is celebrated in South Africa. Photo: Sourced

The real reason why 9 August is celebrated in South Africa. Photo: Sourced

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"The situation on the day (9 August 1956) was very electrifying as everybody was looking forward to a serious confrontation," marcher Amina Cachalia recalls.
"As a young person at the time, the march was a learning curve for a journey that finally came to the election of the new democratic government."

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