The Rich are Rich Because the Poor are Poor: A Concrete Example

by Madison Area Committee on Southern Africa
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Undated, 1971
2 pages
Type: Leaflet
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Portugal
Language: English
The leaflet says that Charles Engelhard (who died last year) has been the most notorious U.S. businessmen involved in South Africa. He was on the Board of the Witwatersrand Native Labour Association and controlled enormous investments in South African mining, particularly platinum and gold. The leaflet discusses South African gold mines, cheap labor, Ian Fleming, Goldfinger, James Dines, and black miners. • A Mozambican migrant worker • South African businessman and the Portuguese colonial government • Charles Engelhard • An American investor, perhaps in Madison
Used by permission of David Wiley and William Minter, former members of Madison Area Committee on Southern Africa.
Collection: William Minter Southern Africa Papers