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Indian national Congress
A movement and political party founded in 1885 to demand greater Indian participation in government. Its membership was middle class, and its demands were modest until World War I. Led after 1920 by Mohandas K. Gandhi, appealing to the poor. (p. 663)
a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent
a group's refusal to obey a law because they believe the law is immoral (as in protest against discrimination)
the act of using another person's labor without offering them an adequate compensation
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
a social policy or racial segregation involving political and economic and legal discrimination against non-whites
A nationalist leader who fought to end oppressive laws against Africans; later became the first Prime Minister of Kenya
South African statesman who was released from prison to become the nation's first democratically elected president in 1994 (born in 1918)
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