JB Marks is a significant figure in the anti-apartheid movement because of his leadership demonstrated throughout his presidencies in various organizations. As a chairman of the Communist Party of South Africa, Marks played a necessary role in helping guide the liberation movement through its hardest time. His dedication brought light to the anti-apartheid protestors. Marks worked with immense commitment to ensure that South Africa belonged to all of its rightful citizens. JB Marks dedication and love towards his country played a major role in persuading the protestors to keep fighting, even when the tide went against them.
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