Free South Africa Movement

Free South Africa Movement

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by Rick Reinhard
Wasington, DC, United States
August 12, 1985
On August 12, 1985, the Free South Africa Movement organized this symbolic funeral march in Washington, DC after the South Africa government banned public funerals. Protesters opposed the Reagan Administration's policy of constructive engagement with South Africa. Pictured here, left to right: actor Paul Newman; American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) President Gerald McEntee; National Education Association President Mary Futrell; AFSCME Secretary-Treasurer William Lucy; and Gary, Indiana Mayor Richard Hatcher.
Used by permission of Rick Reinhard.
Collection: Private collection of Rick Reinhard