Stop Banking on Racism in South Africa

A Call to the American People: Don't use banks making loans to South Africa!
by Committee to Oppose Bank Loans to South Africa, American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, Spring 1977
Publisher: American Committee on Africa, Committee to Oppose Bank Loans to South Africa
7 pages
Brochure issued as part of a campaign to stop the loans to apartheid South Africa. The brochure says the racist apartheid system in South Africa has become even more oppressive. The brochure says within South Africa, demonstrations and protests against the apartheid regime have erupted and spread. The brochure discusses the Soweto uprising and says beginning on June 16, 1976 with a strike in Soweto by school children, action has spread to all the major urban centers in South Africa. The brochure says South Africa is facing a chronic economic crisis. The brochure says to meet its crisis South Africa has sought massive foreign loans. The brochure includes quotes from Oliver Tambo of the African National Congress (ANC) and the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) mission to the United Nations. The brochure lists banks making loans to South Africa including: Citibank, Chase Manhattan, Manufactures Hanover Trust, Morgan Guaranty, First National Bank of Chicago, the Continental Bank, Bank of America, the European American Bank, European Banking International, the Bank of New York, the Chartered Bank, and Northern Trust Bank. • $top Banking on Racism in South Africa • American banks are loaning money to South Africa again! • South Africa Today • The U.S. Connection • Which Side Are You On? • New Loans to South Africa • A Call to Action • Coupon • Partial List of Sponsors
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Africa Action Archive