by Africa Research Group
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Coverage in Africa:
, South Africa
, Southern Africa
Contents: NEO-COLONIALISM AND IMPERIALISM: ORIGINAL STUDIES • I. INSTITUTIONS AND POLICY • II. RESEARCH • III. CONTEMPORARY AFRICA -- LIBERATION STRUGGLES • IV. ARG REPRINT SERIES -- AFRICAN AUTHORS • from the liberation movements (not distributed by ARG) • order form • The brochure lists publication available from the Africa Research Group including: African Studies in America - The Extended Family; The CIA in Africa; International Dependency: How America Underdevelops the World; David and Goliath Collaborate in Africa; Radical Study Guide to Africa; Research Methodology Guide; The University-Military Complex; How Harvard Rules; Go to School, Learn to Rule: The Yale Method; Southern Africa; The Other Side of Nigeria's Civil War; Tale of a Guerilla Fighter; Armed Struggle in Southern Africa; Ethiopia: Study of Repression prepared by the Ethiopian Students Organization; The Struggle in Guinea by Amilcar Cabral; Class Struggle in Africa by Samir Amin; and The Powers Behind Apartheid by G. Fasulo. The brochure announces A PRIMER, an introductory overview of the situation in Africa today featuring discussions of colonialism, the struggle for independence, liberation movements, neo-colonialism and attempts to build socialism, that will be available Fall 1970. The brochure also lists items not distributed by the Africa Research Group including: Sechaba published by the African National Congress; Southern Africa magazine published by the University Christian Movement; South West Africa by Ruth First [Penguin]; Zimbabwe Review published by the Zimbabwe African People's Union (ZAPU); Mozambique Revolution published by the Front for the Liberation of Mozambique (FREMILO); Mozambique Will Win by the Committee of Returned Volunteers; The Struggle in Guinea by Basil Davidson; Armed Struggle in Africa by Gerard Chaliand; and the Cuban film "Madina Boe". The brochure includes a quote by Amilcar Cabral. The brochure says the Africa Research Group is a radical and educational organization committed to promoting a more informed concern with, a protest against, the role the U.S. plays in the domination of Africa. The brochure discusses NACLA (North American Congress on Latin America), the Third World, Monthly Review, MPLA (Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola), Liberation Support Movement, the Liberation Movement for Guinea and Cape Verde Islands (PAIGC), the American Committee on Africa (ACOA), the South West African People's Organization (SWAPO), the Nigerian-Biafran war, and the African National Congress (ANC). [Note Southern Africa magazine was published by the Southern Africa Committee of the University Christian Movement and later became an independent organization.]
Used by permission of Danny Schechter, Sam Barnes and Robert Maurer, former members of Africa Research Group.
Collection: William Minter Southern Africa Papers