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Sharpeville Massacre

After a day of protesting thousands of blacks began to process at a police station where the police opened fire killing 69 blacks


PAC efforts

Organised a campaign against pass laws and gathered in townships where their leaders were arrested


ANC efforts

Originally attempted to use non-violent protests but found it didn't work and resulted to guerrilla warfare


Spear of the nation

Armed wing of the ANC co-founded by Nelson Mandela as they threatened the South African government with intents to further acts of terror if they didn't increase their rights


Economic boycotts

Disinvestment was advocated in protest of south Africa's system of apartheid


Sporting boycotts

Sports such as rugby, cricket and golf underwent sporting boycotts as a protest against the system of apartheid