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Harold Cressy

Teacher, activist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Harold Cressy was a South African headteacher and activist. He was the first Coloured person to gain a degree in South Africa and he worked to improve education for non-white South Africans. He co-founded a teachers group which opposed the apartheid Bantu Education Act.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Cape Town

University in Cape Town, South Africa