Student Anti-Apartheid Newsletter

by Joshua Nessen, The Africa Fund
New York, New York, United States
March 1986
Publisher: The Africa Fund
4 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: STUDENT ACTIVIST FACE DEATH THREATS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS • BERKELEY STUDENTS PREVENT UNLOADING OF SOUTH AFRICAN CARGO • TOTAL DIVESTMENT VICTORIES CONTINUE • CHARGES DROPPED AGAINST PROTESTERS • CAMPUS ACTION UPDATES • REGIONAL STUDENT CONFERENCES HELD IN THE SOUTH, MIDWEST AND NORTHEAST • PROTESTS AGAINST US AID TO UNITA IN ANGOLA • ADMINISTRATION STRATEGIES AGAINST STUDENT ANTI-APARTHEID ORGANIZING • 1) Scholarship Programs • 2) Conditional "total" Divestment • The newsletter reports on the divestment effort at the University of Texas at Austin spearheaded by the Steve Biko Committee and successful divestment campaigns at Seattle University and Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts.  The newsletter discusses Randy Bowman, the Black Student Alliance, the UC Berkeley Campaign Against Apartheid, Derrick Eugene, Seattle University, James Gore, Clark University, the University of Minnesota Foundation, Roosevelt University, Cornell University, UC Berkeley (University of California Berkeley), the State University of New York (SUNY), Smith College, Brown University, Dartmouth College, the American Committee on Africa (ACOA), the Dartmouth Coalition, the New England Student Coalition, the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), the United Steel Workers of America, University of Chicago, Brandeis University, a Southern Regional Student Conference, a Northeast Regional Conference, a Midwest Material Aid Conference, a Midwest Conference on Namibia at Purdue University, Jonas Savimbi, the Congress of South African Students (COSAS), AZASO, AZASUM, the African National Congress (ANC), the Solomon Mahlangu Freedom College, SWAPO, material aid projects, liberation movements, the Sullivan Code, Vassar College, Swarthmore College, Bryn Mawr, US corporate investment, and Trustees. [Note: The correct spelling of the name is Darrick Eugene.]
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to The Africa Fund).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections