To mark the Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s Assassination March in His Spirit Against U.S. Investment in South Africa

NATIONAL PROTEST DAY FOR DIVESTMENT
by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York
March 1986
1 page
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Leaflet advertising a rally at Citibank headquarters and a march to Mobil Oil headquarters with a stop at Shell Oil Company on April 4, 1986. Citibank is the world’s largest private lender to South Africa and that Mobil sells petroleum to the South African military. The leaflet says rallies will occur in many cities and campuses on this national divestment protest day. Initial endorsers are: African and Caribbean Resource Center, American Committee on Africa, Black Student Communications Organizing Network, Casa EI Salvador, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists, Columbia Coalition for a Free Southern Africa, Hunter College Coalition for a Free South Africa, Episcopal Churchpeople for a Free Southern Africa, National Conference of Black Lawyers, National Black United Front, NYC Committee In Solidarity with the People of EI Salvador (CISPES), NYC Emergency National Council Against Intervention in Central America/the Caribbean, New York Mobilization for Survival, New York Southern African Solidarity Coalition, Patrice Lumumba Coalition, Peace and Solidarity Network, Revolutionary Socialist League, U.S. Out of Southern Africa Network/APC, US Peace Council, NY Assemblyman Roger Green, Puerto Rican Socialist Party US Branch, Women for Racial and Economic Equality, Methodist Federation for Social Action, and NY Anti-Apartheid Coordinating Council. [The phone number on the leaflet is that of the American Committee on Africa.]
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections