[United Mine Workers of America President Arnold Miller today charged that the Southern Company is subsidizing South African conscript labor at the expense of American miners]

by Arnold Miller, United Mine Workers of America
Washington, DC, United States
Undated, about Spring 1974
Publisher: United Mine Workers of America
2 pages
Type: Press Release
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The press release says the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) President Arnold Miller charged that the Southern Company is subsidizing South African conscript labor at the expense of American miners through a $47 million coal import agreement with South African coal producers. The press release says Southern's agreement calls for delivery of substantial tonnages of South African coal to the port of Mobile, Alabama for transshipment to power plants at Pensacola and Panama City, Florida. The press release discusses apartheid, Continental Oil and Continental Coal.
Used by permission of the United Mine Workers of America.
Collection: Henry Lieberg collection