M.A.C.S.A. News

by Madison Area Committee on Southern Africa
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
May 1978
6 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The newsletter reports on a campaign by the South African government and its supporters to retain U.S. support. The newsletter says recent events indicate a strengthened Patriotic Front (the national liberation forces of Zimbabwe) vis a vis the minority Ian Smith regime. The newsletter discusses the recent divestiture victory at the University of Wisconsin. It also discusses: Johan Adler (Deputy Consul General, Information), South African Consulate General, Polaroid, Steve Biko, the Association for the Educational and Cultural Advancement of the African Peoples of South Africa, Harry Oppenheimer, South African Department of Information, Joshua Nkomo, Robert Mugabe, Andrew Young, Ambassador Bowdler, Daniel O. Graham, Dr. William Bergins,,disinvestment, sanctions, the Rhodesian Army, Soldier of Fortune magazine, Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU), General Peter Wall, Zimbabwe African Peoples’ Union (ZAPU), the African Students’ Union, Tirivafi Kangai, ANC (African National Congress), the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), Thami Mhlambiso, Nelson Johnson, African Liberation Support Committee, Rev. George Riddick, and Operation PUSH. Contents: FINANCIAL APPEAL SUCCESSFUL • EXPLANATION OF ADDRESS LABEL CODE • NEXT MEETING: SOWETO ANNIVERSARY • APARTHEID'S VAIN STRUGGLE FOR JUSTIFICATION • Dennis Brutus Visits Madison • Zimbabwe Update • Sharpeville Commemoration Week • JOIN MACSA! SUBSCRIBE NOW!!
Used by permission of David Wiley and William Minter, former members of Madison Area Committee on Southern Africa.
Collection: William Minter Southern Africa Papers