by Carol Thompson, Prexy Nesbitt, Bud Day, Mabie Settlage, Friends of the ANC and the Frontline States
with David Everatt, Safoora Sadek, Community Agency for Social Enquiry
Los Angeles, California, United States
Spring & Summer 1992
Publisher: Friends of the ANC and the Frontline States
16 pages
The newsletter includes a reprint of a report on violence in South Africa prepared by Dr. David Everatt and Ms. Safoora Sadek on behalf of two South African organizations: the Community Agency for Social Enquiry and the Human Rights Commission. Prexy Nesbitt writes about leading a trip to Southern Africa by a delegation of 23 church and solidarity activists from the diocese of Vasteras, Sweden. The newsletter discusses Angola - including UNITA (Union for the Total Liberation of Angola) and MPLA (Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola) – and Mozambique – including FRELIMO (Front for the Liberation of Mozambique) and RENAMO (Mozambique National Resistance). It also discusses the ANC (African National Congress), PAC (Pan Africanist Congress), and IFP (Inthaka Freedom Party). Contents: South Africa Violence: Tribal war or Total Strategy? • Inkatha/ANC Responsibility for Reef Violence • Grim harvest of donor policies • The Drought in Southern Africa • Somehow Song Survives: Dust and Death in Southern Africa • FRONTLINE FOCUS • Angola - UNITA Rejects Election Results • Namibia to Throw Open Borders to Fleeing Angolans • South African Newsbriefs • South African Planes Resume Violations of Frontline States Air Space • Nationwide Protest • Why is the US Building an Airbase in Botswana? • Mozambique Newsbrief • Namibia Newsbriefs • Namibia Accused of "Cultural Genocide" • Walvis Bay • Maize Imports • Tanzania Newsbriefs • All geared up, with nowhere to drive • Zimbabwe Newsbriefs • Sowing Seeds of Hope in Southern Africa • SEPTEMBER 7 • Glossary • FRIENDS OF THE AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS AND FRONTLINE STATES • "April 29, 1992" • SORRA Somali Relief & Rehabilitation Association • SUPPORT OUR YOUTH! SUPPORT THE TRUCE!
Used by permission of former members of Friends of the ANC and the Frontline States.
Collection: Carol B. Thompson and Bud Day Papers on Southern Africa, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections