Tell Congress: Maintain the Embargo Against Racist Rhodesia

by Southern Africa Organization Committee
San Francisco, California, United States
Early 1979
Publisher: Southern Africa Organizing Committee
6 pages
Type: Pamphlet
Coverage in Africa: Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Pamphlet opposing the April 20, 1979 internal settlement elections in Zimbabwe. The leaflet says these elections are a sham but moves are being made in Congress to use them as an excuse to lift the trade embargo against the racist regime of Ian Smith. The leaflet asks people to join in a national campaign against the lifting of economic sanctions. The pamphlet discusses Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU) and the Zimbabwe African Peoples Union (ZAPU). The pamphlet discusses the effort by Senator Helms and Senator Hayakawa to lift sanctions. Contents: Zimbabwe - The Center of the Freedom Struggle • Racism in Zimbabwe • U.S. Support for the Smith Regime • The Patriotic Front Fights for Liberation • Rhodesia's Phony "Elections" • Congress Moves to Support Smith • Why We Should Oppose U.S. Support for Rhodesia • A National Campaign • What You Can Do • Who We Are
Collection: Carole Collins Papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections