CELEBRATE NAMIBIA'S INDEPENDENCE AND PEOPLE'S VICTORY!
by SWAPO Support Committee
Los Angeles, California, United States
Undated, about early March 1990
SWAPO Support Committee-L.A.
Mailing inviting people to events on March 24, 1990 celebrating Namibia’s independence and people's victory, including an AFRIKAN BAZAAR (noon til 8 PM), SPEAKERS, VIDEOS, SLIDESHOW (5 PM til 8 PM), and CELEBRATION (8 PM til midnight). The celebration features the “Return to the Future Experience Band." The mailing says that, on March 21, Namibia will become the latest African nation to win its independence after more than 100 years of South African and German colonial occupation, and SWAPO will formally take control of the government. Co-sponsors of the events are the Coalition Against Black Exploitation, Family Service Center, Friends of the ANC and Frontline States. LA to Namibia 435 Committee, Southern Africa Resource Project, and SWAPO Support Committee L.A.
Collection: Carol B. Thompson and Bud Day Papers on Southern Africa, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections