Circular Letter to Support Groups for the Liberation Movements in Portuguese Colonies
by Chicago Committee for the Liberation of Angola Mozambique and Guine
with Eileen Hanson
Chicago, Illinois, United States
The mailing says that CCLAMG has been involved to two major activities: a visit to the Chicago area in April by Gil Fernandez, a representative of the PAIGC, and coordinating a film showing in May of "Behind the Lines," a film made with Frelimo of which the Liberation Support Movement owns a copy. Other activities included: research about Continental Illinois Bank which has agreed to loan the South African government $46.8 million to purchase General Motors locomotives, literature distribution, and several members attending the conference of North American Anti-Imperialist Coalition in July. The mailing also has sections on Future Projects, Events to Note, and Suggestions for Next Easter Conference. Enclosed with the mailing was Report of the "Easter Conference" by Eileen Hanson that took place in Lund, Sweden, April 1-3, 1972. Contents of Report I. Discussion on Africa • A. Reports from the liberation movements • 1. FRELIMO • 2. PAIGC • 3. MPLA • B. Portugal • C. Neo-Colonialism • D. South African Imperialism • II. Discussion of Principles of Anti-Imperialist Work • III. Practical Cooperation: Working Groups • A. Material Aid • B. Propaganda and Information • C. Campaigns • 1. NATO/ECC • 2. Other Campaigns • D. Research and Study • E. Coordination • Evaluation
Used by permission of former members of the Chicago Committee for the Liberation of Angola, Mozambique and Guinea-Bissau.
Collection: Carole Collins Africa Collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections