ECSA Bulletin

(Pentecost 1973)
by Episcopal Churchmen for South Africa
New York, New York, United States
About August, 1973
12 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Labor unrest continues in South Africa as African, Coloured and Indian workers unite and become more determined to better their wages and working conditions. • The Namibian people on August 1-2 handed South Africa a stunning defeat by boycotting an election. • In 1970, Portugal's aircraft began dropping chemicals on cassava, sweet potatoes and other staple crops of Africans in Angola and Mozambique in an effort to cripple the peoples' support of liberation armies. • Atrocities committed by Portuguese forces in Mozambique have been documented by sources which could not be ignored by the Western press and politicians. • South Africa's regime operates on many levels to crush any individual or organization it considers to be a threat. • The State Department on Rhodesian Chrome Contents: Terrorism Trial: The Pretoria Six • Namibia • No Neutral Ground, by Joel Carlson • Our Butcher Ally • Sensitivity • Secret Bank Loan to South African Government • Hon. Donald M. Fraser of Minnesota in the House of Representatives • Repeal the Byrd Amendment • Africa News
Used by permission of former board members of the Episcopal Churchpeople for a Free Southern Africa.
Collection: Private collection of Elizabeth S. Landis