BA-NAG packet

by Bay Area Namibia Action Group
with Randolf Vigne, United Nations
San Francisco, California, United States
Undated, apparently late 1975
45 pages
Type: Packet
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Canada, United Nations
Language: English
BA-NAG (Bay Area Namibia Action Group) packet on Namibia, by Miloanne Hecathorn, Marti Roach and Kirk Wattles. The packet discusses German rule, the League of Nations, apartheid, bantustans, the World Court, UN Security Council Resolution 276, South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO), Ovamboland, the Namib Desert, Kalahara, NATO, self-determination, the Council for Namibia, the Export-Import Bank, American Metal Climax (AMAX), Newmont Mining Corporation, diamonds, copper, lead, zinc, Decree No. 1 For the Protection of the Natural Resources of Namibia, Sean McBride, the Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice, the Ovambokavango Lutheran Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of South West Africa, Bishop Dr. Aualu, the Anglican Church of Canada, World Council of Churches, Program to Combat Racism, South African Council of Churches, Church of the Province of South Africa, the Christian Institute, Archbishop Bill Burnett, Episcopal Churchmen for South Africa, International Commission of Jurists, Bishop Richard J. Wood, Rolf Friede, detention, John Otto, Rupiah Bwezani Banda, Theo-Ben Gurirab, and Roelof Botha. Contents: Why Namibia? • History: A Dwelling Place of our Own • Economic "Development" in Namibia • The United States and Namibia • Tsumeb: A US Corporation in Namibia • UN Decree for the Protection of National Resources in Namibia • Churches in Namibia • Recent Events in Namibia • Bibliography & Some useful Addresses • BA-NAG Leaflet
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root