ANNUAL REPORT American Committee on Africa June 1, 1959 to May 31, 1960

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Summer or  Fall 1960
4 pages
Contents: Introduction • U.N. Program • Speaking Tours • Africa Freedom Day • South Africa Emergency Campaign • Special Events • All-African People's Conference • Staff Travel • African Students • Literature • Africa Today • Staff & Office • Officers & Committees • Public Relations • Finances • The Future • Africa Defense and Aid Fund • Origins • Allocations • Organization • Sponsors • Financial Support • Finances • The report says in recent years the rapid pace of change in Africa has filled observers with surprise; few could have guessed even a year ago that the Belgian Congo would be added to the list of African states becoming independent in 1960 ;French atomic tests in the Sahara early in 1960 met with opposition from every one of the independent African states; France's continued war against the Algerians has increased the unity of the African states as they support F.L.N. efforts to achieve self-determination; in South Africa, the tragic policy of apartheid has been vigorously pursued by a fearful white government.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Peter Weiss papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections