[Dear Friends, Here are the minutes of the Coalition Steering Committee meeting of December 18-19 in Chicago]

Minutes of the December 18-19 Steering Committee Meeting of the National Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa in Chicago
by Chris Root, National Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa
Washington, DC, United States
January 4, 1977
8 pages
The cover letter summarizes items that require action from minutes of the Coalition Steering Committee meeting of December 18-19 in Chicago. The process of inviting new local groups to join the Coalition has been simplified. It was agreed to try and hire a staff person for the Coalition and to make the Del Monte boycott a Coalition priority. Contents of the minutes: Present: Steering Committee Members • Other Coalition Members • Guests from groups which attended Ad-Hoc Boston meeting • I. Review of Agenda • I. Evaluation of Coalition so far • II. Summary of recent work by member groups • III. Hiring a Coalition Staff person • IV. U.S. Policy Discussion • V. Discussion of Coalition mass action project • I. Corporate Actions • 1. Del Monte Boycott • 2. Krugerrand • 3. Bank Campaign • 4. ITT Boycott • 4. Auto companies • II. Material Aid to Liberation Movements • III. Legislative campaign • VI. Implementation of a Mass Action Program • Discussion of Del Monte Boycott • Motion on Del Monte • VII. Hiring of a paid staff person • VIII Broadening the Coalition • IX. Conference • X. Finances and Dues • XI. Sharing travel costs • XII. Next meeting
Used by permission of members of several participating groups.
Collection: Carole Collins Africa Collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections