Middletown, Connecticut, United States
About early May 1988
1 page
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Leaflet advertising a rally held as part of a campaign to get Wesleyan University to divestment from companies doing business in South Africa at South College on May 7, 1988. The leaflet says speakers include Mayor Garafalo, Middletown; Jerry Brown, President 1199; Councilperson Vincent Lofreddo, Middletown; Frank Cannarro, Greater New Haven Central Labor Council; Rev. Arnold Thomas, Wesleyan University; Thurman Miller, State Coordinator, Jesse Jackson campaign; Shawn Lang, Connecticut Coalition for Lesbian and Gay Civil Rights; Ben Andrews, Representative to the National Board of the NAACP; and Leslie Lydell, South African Council of Churches (SACC). The rally is sponsored by the Middletown Community, Wesleyan students, and faculty.
Collection: Private collection of Amy Randall