1971 Liberation Calendar AFRICA

by Liberation Support Movement
Richmond, Canada
Fall 1970
28 pages
Type: Calendar
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Canada
Language: English
The calendar includes three poems by Agostinho Neto: "We Shall Return," "We Shall Not Mourn the Dead," and "Western Civilization." It also includes poems by A.C. Jordan, Marcelino dos Santos, FRELIMO, and Antonia Jacinto. The calendar includes photographs from House of Bondage by Ernest Cole. It includes information about the African National Congress (ANC), Mozambique Liberation Front (FRELIMO), Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC), , South West African People's Organization (SWAPO), Zimbabwe African People's Union (ZAPU), Eduardo C. Mondlane, the People’s Revolutionary Armed Forces, South African mineworkers, International Women’s Day, the All-African Peoples Conference in Pietermaritzburg, Nelson Mandela, the National Action Council, Conference of Nationalist Organizations of Portuguese Colonies (CONCP), the International Day of Solidarity, Karl Marx, South Africa Freedom Day, the Congress of the People in Kliptown, the Liberation Committee of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), Holden Roberto, GRAE, Chief Albert Luthuli, South African Women's Day, Pidjiguti, Inti Peredo, National Liberation Forces of Bolivia (ELN), Dr. Americo Boavida, Medical Assistance Services (SAM), Che Guevara, the Day of the Heroic Guerrilla, Frederick Engels, the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries & Peoples (resolution 1514 (IX)), the UN General Assembly, Umkomto we Sizwe (Spear of the Nation), and Mao Tse-tung. The calendar includes an excerpt from the Liberation Support Movement (LSM) Constitution.
Used by permission of former members of Liberation Support Movement.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root