Helen Suzman

Helen Suzman Early life and education Suzman was born Helen Gavronsky in 1917 to Samuel and Frieda Gavronsky, Jewish Lithuanian immigrants.[1][2] She was born in Germiston, then a small mining town outside Johannesburg. Her mother died shortly after she was born.[3] Suzman matriculated in 1933 from Parktown Convent, Johannesburg. She studied for a Bachelors in…

The Mau Mau Movement

The Mau was a non-violenthttp://www.tvafrique.com/wp-admin/post-new.php movement for Samoan independence from colonial rule during the first half of the 20th century. Mau means ‘opinion,’ ‘unwavering,’ ‘to be decided,’ or ‘testimony’ denoting ‘firm strength’ in Samoan. The motto for the Mau were the words Samoa mo Samoa (Samoa for the Samoans). Similarly in Hawaii’an Mau means to…