Steering Committee MINUTES

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, sometime after September 10, 1962
4 pages
Type: Meeting Minutes
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: Present • Staff • 1. Arbitration in the case of Homer Jack vs. ACOA • 2. Appeal for Action Against Apartheid • 3. Position papers • 4. Appointing Mary-Louise Hooper as ACOA West Coast Representative • 5. Mozambique • The minutes discusses Roland Watts, Roger Baldwin, the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, the Sabotage Act, the International Commission of Jurists, the Declaration of Conscience Campaign, Portuguese Africa, Malcolm McVeigh, South West Africa, Winifred Courtney, Collin Gonze, Perry Sturges, George Houser, Lew Carliner, Bob Manners of Brandeis, St. Clair Drake, the Executive Board, Peter Weiss, the Salvage and Lee operation, US policy toward Mozambique, Eduardo Mondlane, the Mozambique Liberation Front (FRELIMO), education of refugees from Mozambique, apartheid legislation, the South African consulate, South African rock lobster, public meetings to protest apartheid, Human Rights Day, the African Defense and Aid Fund, legal defense of South African resisters who are on trial, political refugees, picket demonstrations, background literature, ACTION AGAINST APARTHEID, SOUTH WEST AFRICA: THE U.N.'S STEPCHILD, and APPEAL FOR ACTION AGAINST APARTHEID. [Note: SUGGESTIONS TO IMPLEMENT THE APPEAL FOR ACTION AGAINST APARTHEID was apparently mailed to member of the Steering Committee with the minutes.]
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa). 
Collection: Peter Weiss papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections