by TIAA-CREF Divestment Campaign
Hanover, New Hampshire, United States
September 13, 1986
2 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: TIAA-CREF ASKS 160 CORPS TO LEAVE SOUTH AFRICA • REASONS FOR THIS ACTION • CAMPAIGN REACTIONS • NATIONAL ACTION DAYS • CONCERNED ABOUT OUR PENSIONS • BALLOT FOR TIAA AND CREF TRUSTEE • TIAA-CREF BOARD MEETS • COLLEGES AND PENSION FUNDS • INFORMATION CENTERS • The newsletter says the campaign encourages members to hold actions protesting TIAA-CREF's connection with apartheid, focusing on the weekend beginning October 10, which is "National Day for Divestment and Sanctions against South Africa" coordinated by student activists. The newsletter discusses Republican Governor Deukmejian, California pension funds, the University of California, Elizabeth E. Bailey, Carnegie-Mellon University, William C. Brainard, Yale University, Estelle A. Fishbein, The Johns Hopkins University, Marcus Alexis, the University of Illinois, Robert C. Clark, Harvard University, Douglas C. North, Washington University, Greg Finger, the TIAA-CREF Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility, Dartmouth College, and James Breeden.
Used by permission of several co-chairs of the Association of Concerned Africa Scholars.
Collection: Association of Concerned Africa Scholars Papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections