For them, apartheid was an essential part of the South African regime.
Israel is not a perfect state, but it is nothing like apartheid South Africa, says a writer who has lived in both countries.
Correcting for institutions such as Jim Crow and apartheid takes powerful, collective effort.
If it were to refuse this demand, Israel would very quickly be painted by former friends as an apartheid state.
apartheid is a system of policies already practiced by successive Israeli governments.
Before Fidel, when segregation was in full swing, the Cuban apartheid meant many clubs and parks still refused black Cubans entry.
To Mustafa, such incidents only confirm that we live under a system of apartheid.
apartheid, like genocide, has an internationally recognized legal definition.
As a freedom fighter, Mandela was an adversary of those who steadfastly supported the apartheid government that oppressed him.
But apartheid intensified South African Zionism because it kept Jews from becoming fully South African.
1947 (policy begun 1948), from Afrikaans apartheid (1929 in a South African socio-political context), literally "separateness," from Dutch apart "separate" (from French àpart; see apart) + suffix -heid, cognate of English -hood. The official English synonym was separate development (1955).
"Segregation" is such an active word that it suggests someone is trying to segregate someone else. So the word "apartheid" was introduced. Now it has such a stench in the nostrils of the world, they are referring to "autogenous development." [Alan Paton, "New York Times," Oct. 24, 1960]