A Footnote on the Relationship of ACOA to UPA-FNLA-GRAE

by George M. Houser, American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, 1976?
Publisher: American Committee on Africa
5 pages
Memorandum on the relationship of the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) to UPA (Union of the Populations of Angola), GRAE (Revolutionary Government of Angola in Exile), and FNLA (National Front for the Liberation of Angola). The memorandum addresses a long-standing rumor that ACOA was a conduit for U.S. government (i.e. CIA) funding to UPA-FNLA-GREA. The memorandum discusses Holden Roberto, Courier d'Afrique, the Democratic Party of Angola (PDA), Antoine Matumona, MPLA, PIDE, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Dr. E.J. Bosgra, Mateus Neto, Agostinho Neto, Peter Weiss, Betsy Landis, Bill Booth, Bob Browne, Bob van Lierop, Janet Hooper, Jennifer Davis, the National Students Association, the Fellowship of Reconciliation (FOR), the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), Barros, the Union of the Populations of Northern Angola, Kwame Nkrumah, George Padmore, the All African Peoples Conference (AAPC), Jose Gilmore, John Marcum, Emergency Relief to Angola (ERA), Ian Gilchrest, Dr. Jose Liahuca, Alexandre Taty, Sam Nujoma, SWAPO, Ndabaningi Sithole, ZAPU, Mario d'Andrade, Carlos Camando, and Paul Toube.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections