(Second Edition)
by American Committee on Africa
with Winifred Courtney
New York, New York, United States
August 1960
30 pages
Type: Pamphlet
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, Germany, United Nations
Language: English
Contents: Hosea's Prayer • THE SOUTH WEST AFRICAN STORY • The Background • Let The Sleeping Dog Lie? • Where South West Africa Is • Who Lives There • Where They Live: Apartheid • White Man's Wealth, Black Man's Burden • A Tragic History • QUOTATIONS FROM SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT SOURCES • A Friendly White Man--The Reverend Michael Scott • The U. N.--Words But Not Deeds • The Good Offices Committee • A Herero Speaks at the U. N. • The Herero Who Escaped • The Story Of Hans Beukes • The Stowaway • An Ovambo Representative-Sam Nujoma • How South West Africans Live • Break-up of the African Family • African Wages • Taxation • The Pass System • "The Land Is Ours" • The Case of Hosea Kutako and the Aminuis Reserve • The Case of the Rev. Markus Kooper • Health--More Hospitals Wanted • Housing • Education • Americans Visit South West Africa • Despair Stalks South West Africa • What Has the U.S. Done About South West Africa? • What Next In the U.N. Assembly? • Compulsory Jurisdiction? • Needed--An Informed World Public Opinion • What You Can Do • CHIEF HOSEA'S PLEA. The pamphlet includes information on Tsumeb copper mines, owned by two American concerns (the Newmont Mining Corp. and American Metal Climax, Inc.); the South West Africa National Union (SWANU); and South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO).
This item was digitized for Aluka, which made it available to the African Activist Archive.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Africa Action Archive