LABOR WELCOMES NELSON MANDELA TO CHICAGO

Fundraising Rally for Democracy in South Africa
by Illinois Labor Network Against Apartheid
Forest Park, Illinois, United States
Undated, June 22, 1993 or a little earlier
5 pages
Type: Agenda
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Agenda for the June 22 meeting of the Illinois Labor Network Against Apartheid (ILNAA) Steering Committee about Nelson Mandela’s upcoming visit to Chicago for an ALL LABOR rally to raise funds for voter education for the coming election in South Africa. This is NOT a public event. The Illinois Labor Network is the rally's sponsor and must do everything possible to make the labor movement proud and to salute Nelson Mandela, the liberation organization he leads—the African National Congress, and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU). Attachment 1: POINTS OF CAUTION RE LABOR RALLY • Attachment 2: PLANS FOR THE RALLY • The agenda mentions Chicago’s West Side, crowd overflow, rally sponsor and co-sponsors, Kathy Devine, Shavonne Perpena, Region 1 AFL-CIO, Teamsters Local 743, UAW Region 4, marshals, Jarvis Williams, media, emergencies, Charlene Snelling, Plumbers Hall, general & union banners, special posters, special video, photographers, and ticket holders.
Used by permission of a former member of the Illinois Labor Network Against Apartheid.
Collection: Kathleen M. Devine papers