[Dear Friend: I urge your support in our efforts to impose constraints on United States corporations operating in South Africa and Namibia]

by Charles C. Diggs Jr.
Washington, DC, United States
May 16, 1973
3 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Mailing signed by Charles C. Diggs, Jr., Chairman, House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa. The mailing says hearings on our bill, H.J. Res. 269 and 522 (268) making fair employment practices in South Africa and Namibia one of the prerequisites for receiving U.S. government contracts, will be held in May by Subcommittee IV of the House Committee on the Judiciary; although Congressman Don Edwards (D-California), Chairman of this Subcommittee IV is a co- sponsor of the bill, much effort will be required to secure passage in the Committee and by the Congress. The mailing says you can play an important role in making this bill into law in two ways. The mailing says persons or groups interested in testifying on behalf of the bill should contact Ruth Robinson, attorney for the Subcommittee to indicate your interest in appearing before the Subcommittee. The mailing says write and send a cable to members of the Subcommittee and the full Committee of the Judiciary urging them to support the bill. a list of the Committee members is attached below. The mailing discusses the Subcommittee on Bankruptcy and Reorganization, and the U.S. House of Representatives.
Collection: Brenda Randolph Africa archive, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections