1st National and Continental Sell Apartheid
by Chicago Coalition on Southern Africa
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Undated, late 1977 or early 1978?
Leaflet against First National Bank and Continental Bank issued as part of the campaign against bank loans to South Africa. The leaflet says the banks make loans to the South African Government, finance U.S. corporations in South Africa, and raise funds for the South African Government by selling South African gold coins - Krugerrands. The leaflet has the slogan "CONTINENTAL & FIRST NATIONAL SELL APARTHEID! THEY SELL KRUGERRANDS!" Contents: How? • What Your Money Does for Racism • How These Bank Loans Affect You • What Other People Think • What You Can Do • No More Blood Money! [This leaflet may have been related to a demonstration against the banks held in Chicago on November 2, 1977.]
Used by permission of former members of Chicago Coalition on Southern Africa.
Collection: Carole Collins Papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections