Lead: Mahatma Gandhi developed what some have erroneously come to call, “passive resistance” in turn of the twentieth century South Africa. There he acquired vital political skills, which he would use to great effect later in India.

 

Intro. : A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.

 

                Content: In theory at least, citizenship in the British Empire whether that be in India, Fiji, Jamaica, South Africa or England itself, implied equal rights with all other imperial subjects. The theory did not always work out it practice.