Quotes of Significance on the Crisis in Southern African and Angola

by Gulf Boycott Coalition
Dayton, Ohio, United States
1972?
2 pages
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Southern Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Portugal
Language: English
Contents: Oppressors responsible for violence in Southern Africa • Portugal massacred up to 150,000 Angolans in 1961 • The Chance for massive violence is great • A most attractive opportunity for Communist powers • Moral pressure unlikely to move Portugal • The need for a radical transfer of political power • Other pressures necessary • Gulf Oil Corporation by far the largest U.S. investor in Angola • Gulf Oil Corporation has great influence over US policy in Portuguese territories • One effective citizen action in southern Africa crisis - Stop buying Gulf. [Quotes from: The Great Powers by Waldemar A. Nielson (Praeger Publisher, 1969) and Southern Africa: Proposals for Americans (United Nations Association, 1971).]
Used by permission of the Congregation for Reconciliation.
Collection: Private collection of Richard Knight