Joseph Wilson, Columbia University

Joseph Wilson, Columbia University

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by UN Photo by Y. Nagata
United Nations
May 9, 1978
The Special Committee Against Apartheid met to consult with student groups at U.S. universities and colleges which are engaged in campaigns for divestment from corporations involved in apartheid South Africa. Statements were made by student representatives of the South Africa Support Committee, Amherst College; People's Front for the Liberation of Southern Africa, Princeton University; Committee Against Investment in South Africa, Columbia University; Action Committee on South Africa, University of Chicago; Political Committee, Black Student Union, Hunter College; South Africa Catalyst Project, Stanford University; African Affairs Association, University of Connecticut; Coalition for Social Responsibility, Vassar College; Southern Africa Action Group, Wesleyan University; Anti-Apartheid Coalition, Yale University; Northeast Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa, Hampshire College; Atlanta University Center; Medgar Evers College; Swarthmore College; and the Department of Black Studies, City College of New York. Pictured here is Joseph Wilson (center) of the Committee Against Investment in South Africa, Columbia University, making a statement. To his left is Adhimu Chunga of Princeton University, who also made a statement.
Collection: Southern Africa Committee photo archive