Bulletin of the Campaign for the Defiance of Unjust Laws

(Bulletin No. 3)
by National Action Committee of the African National Congress and the South African Indian Congress, Americans for South African Resistance
New York, New York
July 18, 1952
Publisher: Americans for South African Resistance
3 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: Non-White Leaders Sentenced to Imprisonment • Magistrate's Judgement • Germany 1933 – South Africa 1952 • Over 450 Jailed • Malan Invokes Anti-Communist Law • Country Shocked • The newsletter says four of the most prominent leaders of the African National Congress and the South African Indian Congress have been sentenced tp six/four months compulsory labour. The newsletter discusses Dr. Y.M. Dadoo, Moses Kotane, J.B. Marks, D.W. Bopape, the African Mine Workers Union, the African National Congress (ANC), the South African Indian Congress (SAIC), Ismail Bhoola, the Transvaal Indian Youth Congress, the Suppression of Communism Act, the Union of South Africa, the Communist Party, Nazism, the Group Areas Act, pass laws, citizenship rights, forced labour, policies, laws, Parliament, freedom, George M. Houser, and civil disobedience. [This document is a U.S. reprint of a document that was produced in South Africa on July 18, 1952. This document was digitized by Zac Peterson who provided it to the African Activist Archive Project.]
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Swarthmore College Peace Collection