CFM News and Notes

(No. 18)
by Committee for a Free Mozambique
with Amilcar Cabral
New York, New York, United States
February 1973
6 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Portugal, United Nations
Language: English
Contents: AMILCAR CABRAL • A REPORT TO OUR FRIENDS • THE URBAN CENTERS • FIRST GENERAL ELECTION • VISIT OF THE U.N. TEAM • MILITARY DEVELOPMENTS • QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS • This issue is devoted to Amilcar Cabral, the revolutionary leader and theorist who led the struggle for independence in Guinea-Bissau, who was assassinated in January 1973. It includes an edited transcript of an October 1972 meeting of Amilcar Cabral with a group of friends and supporters in New York City. The newsletter discusses the PAIGC (African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde, artido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde), Samora M. Machel (Samora Machel), FRELIMO, murder, Eduardo Mondlane, Julius Nyerere, the African struggle for independence, the masses, workers, peasants, UNESCO, the Economic Commission for Africa, Kaulza de Arriaga, the Military Commander of the Portuguese Forces in Mozambique, contraceptives, American companies investing in Portuguese colonies, Gulf Oil in Angola, the guerilla forces, the presence of Continental and Esso, Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO), Lucius Walker, Jr., the United Nations (UN), liberation, and Marxism.
Used by permission of former members of the Committee for a Free Mozambique.
Collection: Robert E. Maurer Papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections