Petition to His Excellency, Henry C. Lodge

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, apparently 1956, most likely second half of the year
2 pages
Type: Petition
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, United Nations
Language: English
Petition to Henry C. Lodge, United States Ambassador to the United Nations on the announced intention of the government of South Africa to uproot from their homes one hundred thousand African and Indian citizens of Johannesburg and compel them to live outside the city limits. The petition discusses apartheid, the United Nations Commission on the Racial Situation in the Union of South Africa, the Group Areas Act and human rights.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Africa Action Archive