SHARPEVILLE: DEATH BLOW TO NON-VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA

by Madison Area Committee on Southern Africa
Madison, Wisconsin
March 1970
2 pages
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
This educational leaflet about Southern Africa discusses the Sharpeville massacre in South Africa, which signified the end of the purely non-violent movement there, as well as recent developments in Zimbabwe, the Portuguese colonies, and Namibia. It discusses U.S. military backing of Portugal and points to increased U.S. corporate involvement in South Africa.
Used by permission of David Wiley and William Minter, former members of Madison Area Committee on Southern Africa.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root