LAWYERS AGAINST APARTHEID

LAWYERS AGAINST APARTHEID

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by Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Washington, DC, United States
Undated, most likely early 1985, possible late 1984
Type: Button
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Button produced by the Southern Africa Project of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. At the time there were daily demonstrations at the South African Embassy in Washington, DC that started in November 1984 and continued for one year. The Southern Africa Project organized a day when about 1,000 lawyers attended the demonstration and about six were arrested. The button was used after that day in organizing lawyers. Size: 2 1/4 inches across. (Source: Gay McDougall, then Director of the Southern Africa Project.)
Used by permission of Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.
Collection: Private collection of Liz Schott