Artists and Athletes Against Apartheid

Artists and Athletes Against Apartheid

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by UN Photo
New York, New York, United States
September 14, 1983
Type: Photograph
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Member of Artists and Athletes Against Apartheid at a press conference set up by the Organization of African Unity (OAU) at the United Nations. Artists and Athletes Against Apartheid worked for the cultural and sports boycott of South Africa. From left: Gregory Hines, Tony Randall, Arthur Ashe, Rose Elder, Randall Robinson, Franklin Williams, Harry Belafonte and Joel Grey. Robinson was Executive Director of TransAfrica. Artists and Athletes Against Apartheid was set up in 1983 under the chairmanship of Harry Belafonte and Arthur Ashe.