WILL YOU INFLUENCE THE UNITED STATES' POLICY TOWARD SOUTHERN AFRICA?

by Washington Office on Africa
Washington, DC, United States
Undated, about October or November 1972
1 page
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: Southern Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
This letter reached out to people who might want to receive information from and participate with the Washington Office on Africa in campaigns to influence U.S. policy towards Southern Africa. A form was provided to indicate interest and provide contact information. The letter quotes from a poem by Mozambican nationalist Noemia de Sousa about a strike in1947: “Who can carry off the multitude and lock it in a cage?” A hand-written note mentions Paul Irish, a staff member of the American Committee on Africa.
Used by permission of the Washington Office on Africa.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root