Apartheid Runs on Fluor Power

Apartheid Runs on Fluor Power

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by Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility
United States
About 1979 or 1980; possibly 1983, 1984 or 1985
Type: Button
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The gold colored button contains a silhouette of two Africans looking up at a black cloud on which “Apartheid runs on Fluor power” is written in yellow. At the bottom left corner is a small image of two smokestacks, from which the black smoke is apparently coming. The button protests the involvement of the U.S. company Fluor in the construction of the SASOL coal gasification plant in South Africa. This button may have been produced by the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility or the United Mine Workers of America. Size: 2 3/4 inches wide x 1 3/4 inches high.
By permission of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility.
Collection: Aracelly Santana t-shirt and button collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections