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By Lindie Koorts

In 1948 the Dutch Reformed minister D.F. Malan led the nationwide get together to victory and organize the coverage of apartheid. this present day grimfaced photos of NP leaders like Malan and his successors have come to symbolise a approach of racial oppression.

Yet, while Malan used to be requested on his deathbed what he thought of crucial provider he had rendered in the course of his political profession, he replied, 'that i may serve my kingdom; that i'll unite my people'. This biography attempts to appreciate this contradiction: how a guy who earnestly sought to construct a country give a contribution to a legacy that maintains to scar a country.

Malan's own and political lifestyles built opposed to the backdrop of the increase in Afrikaner nationalism within the years following the South African warfare. to appreciate Malan the guy can be to appreciate the folk who elected him as their leader.

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