Picket Shirley Bassey
"sold out to apartheid"
by Unity in Action, U.S. Out of Southern Africa
Los Angeles, California, United States
U.S. Out of Southern Africa, Unity in Action
Leaflet advertising pickets and demonstrations against Shirley Bassey at the Wilshire Theater in Beverly Hills on September 12 and 13 because of her having performed twice in South Africa. The leaflet includes a newspaper article reporting that a Norwegian television company cancelled a live charity broadcast featuring Cliff Richard and Shirley Bassey because they performed in South Africa. The leaflet calls on people to boycott entertainers who visit South Africa and includes a list of such entertainers.
Used by permission of Ron Wilkins, former member of Unity in Action.
Collection: Private collection of Ron Wilkins