Gulf Boycott Coalition Newsletter

by Gulf Boycott Coalition
Dayton, Ohio, United States
Novermber 1974
2 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Portugal
Language: English
The newsletter reports that Pat Roach, Director of the Gulf Boycott Coalition (GBC), met with Mangali Tula, FNLA Official Observer to the United Nations and quotes Tula on the differences between FNLA, MPLA and UNITA. The newsletter discusses the Liberation Front of the Enclave of Cabinda. The newsletter reports that Paul Sheldon, Vice President of Gulf Oil Corporation, testified before the Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa about Gulf’s activities in Angola. The newsletter includes a GBC press release reporting that the mission boards of the United Church of Christ announced that Continental Oil Company (CONOCO) has informed them that it has decided to withdraw from oil exploration of the shores of Namibia. The press release quotes Dr. Howard Schumer and mentions Getty Oil, Phillips Petroleum, CALTX and Texaco. • GBC Rep Meets with FNLA Observer to UN • Gulf Oil Supporting Cabinda Independence?? • Sheldon Testifies Before Sub-Com on Africa • Press release, CONOCO Withdraws from Namibia
Used by permission of the Congregation for Reconciliation.
Collection: Private collection of Richard Knight