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HUMAN RIGHTS DAY PROGRAMME: Comic book and exhibition launch

Event in Cape Town

15 Buitenkant Street,Cape Town


Organized by : District Six Museum

Up until the 1970s, District Six was home to almost a tenth of the city of Cape Town’s population. In 1966, the apartheid government, as it had done in Sophiatown in 1957, declared District Six “white”. More than 60,000 people were forcibly uprooted and relocated onto the barren plains of the Cap...

Activities Cape Town / Description

This comic book has been developed in partnership with the Sheffield-based organisation, 'Football Unites, Racism Divides' and supported in South Africa by the SA-UK Seasons 2014-2015. Archie Birch is the illustrator.

Please join us on Human Rights Day for the launch of this publication which tells a special story of an under-sung hero of the game. The comic is intended to have particular appeal for young people and will support a pro... Read more

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