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In South Africa, Land Apartheid Lives On
The New York Times (2015)
  • Bernadette Atuahene, Chicago-Kent College of Law
Friday marks the 150th anniversary of Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman’s famous field order to confiscate 400,000 acres of land from former slave-owners and distribute it to former slaves — the promise of 40 acres and mule that we so often hear about.
Publication Date
January 15, 2015
Citation Information
In South Africa, Land Apartheid Lives On, The New York Times (Jan. 2015) (with Alfred L. Brophy).