Northeast Conference on the Liberation Struggles in Southern Africa: organizing opposition to U.S. involvement

by Northeast Committee for the Liberation of Southern Africa
New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Early 1978
2 pages
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Leaflet advertising a conference with workshops on history of the liberation movements, U.S. government and multinational companies and South Africa, university divestment, bank loan campaign, anti-Krugerrand campaign, linking to community struggles and trade unions, and affirmative action. Panelists will include Judge William Booth, president of the American Committee on Africa; Jennifer Davis, research director of The Africa Fund; Prof. Willard Johnson, Association of Concerned Africa Scholars; and representative of the liberation movements from South Africa, Zimbabwe and Namibia. Section on "Organizing action opposing U.S. corporate investment in South Africa" includes brief reports on divestment at Hampshire College, Ohio University, the University of Massachusetts, the University of Oregon and the University of Wisconsin; and the successful campaign tp force Merrill Lynch to end its sale of Krugerrands.
Collection: Carole Collins Africa Collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections