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Strike the Woman Strike the Rock, Women's Monument

Address:
Pretoria
Pretoria, Gauteng, ZA

Category: Rose

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WOMENS MEMORIALS

The Women's Monument in South Africa commemorates the protest march of 20,000 women that took place in 1956. The petition below objects to the apartheid era pass system for blacks and was delivered to an absent government that day. In an act of justice, the poetic last lines of the petition have since been written in stone...
http://www.anc.org.za/2583?t=Women%60s%20Struggles
http://www.thepresidency.gov.za/docs/reports/annual/2007/women.pdf
http://www.art.co.za/wilmacruise/groupG.htm
http://www.wilmacruise.com/wathinti.asp



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