by Stop Banking on Apartheid
San Francisco, California, United States
February 27, 1978
2 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: SLIDE/TAPE SHOW (Revised Banking on South Africa) • VISITING GUEST (Bill Southerland, Black American living in Tanzania) • FORMALIZATION OF CAMPAIGN STRUCTURE • Revising the slide/tape show, writing the enclosed basic leaflet, compiling the information packet • Doing radio shows • Writing articles • Conducting Workshops • Setting up associated groups • Making commitments to withdraw accounts • Holding a Press Conference • North American meeting • Announcement of a General Meeting of $top Banking on Apartheid on February 27. The announcement reports on a the North American meeting about the bank campaign, with about 20 people in New York on September 22. North American goals were discussed and two days of focus/withdrawal were tentatively accepted, on March 21 and June 16; these now need to be voted on by local coalitions. The document includes a poem, BROTHER FROM THE WEST, from FRELIMO. It discuses shareholder resolutions, Niva Padilha, BA-NAG (Bay Area Namibia Action Group), AFSC (American Friends Service Committee), and stopping loans to South Africa.
Used by permission of former members of Stop Banking on Apartheid.
Collection: Miloanne Hecathorn papers