May 22, 1957

On This Date in! in 1957 the South African government approved race separation in its universities. When it was mentioned to JG Strijdom that his stringent apartheid policies would also keep hot Asian chicks out of the classrooms with the white students, Mr. Strijdom said that sometimes you have to make sacrifices for racial purity. The policy of keeping hot Asian chicks out of South African universities is one of the most important reasons that Nelson Mandela fought against the injustices of apartheid and was able to stoically endure 18 years in prison for protesting against apartheid.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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