Bulletin: Americans for South African Resistance

(Bulletin 11)
by Americans for South African Resistance
New York, New York
February 13, 1953
3 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The Bulletin contains a review of the first six months of the Defiance Campaign Against Unjust Laws led by the African National Congress (ANC). The Bulletin notes that Americans for South African Resistance was initiated by the Fellowship of Reconciliation and the Congress of Racial Equality. The FOR has contributed the staff time for a great deal of the work. In addition there is a group of individual sponsors, as follows: Roger Baldwin, Shelton Hale Bishop, B. R. Brazeal, Pearl Buck, Allan Knight Chalmers, Dorothy Day, James L. Farmer, William J. Faulkner, Homer A. Jack, Charles S. Johnson, Mordecai Johnson, Alfred Baker Lewis, Conrad J. Lynn, A. J. Muste, William Stuart Nelson, Adam Clayton Powell, A. Philip Randolph, James H. Robinson, Bayard Rustin, George S. Schuyler, William Sutherland, Arthur L. Swift, Jr., Norman Thomas, Richard Walsh. Contents: Extract from a Report on the Results of the first six months of the Campaign • Facts and Figures • Reactions (Non-white) • Reactions (White) • Government Reaction • Literature
This item was digitized by the Amistad Research Center, which made it available to the African Activist Archive
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Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: American Committee on Africa collection, Amistad Research Center