North American Anti-Apartheid Conference

by United States of America Movement Banning Apartheid
Seattle, Washington, United States
Undated, early August 1989
4 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English

The mailing reports on initial planning for a North American Anti-Apartheid Conference by organizers from Eugene and Portland in Oregon; Coeur d'Alene, Idaho; and Seattle, Washington.  The conference is planned for Seattle in the Fall of 1990. The mailing mentions Deborah Marshal, Cliff Walker, Kurt Meyer, Lisa Anderson, pressure on the U.S. government, national anti-apartheid organizations, grassroots organizing, press censorship, an emergency response network, a plan for national action, trade unions, apartheid in the U.S., racism, human rights, education in schools, a better national communications network, invitation of speakers and groups, Southern African groups, group divisions, sexism, politics, economics, outreach and further organizing, a united North American Anti-Apartheid movement, and format of the conference.

Collection: Seattle Labor Committee Against Apartheid, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections