Press conference by Stop the Apartheid Rugby Tour (SART)

Press conference by Stop the Apartheid Rugby Tour (SART)

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by UN Photo by Saw Lwin
New York, New York, United States
July 28, 1981
Type: Photograph
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
United Nations
Language: English
Representatives of the Stop the Apartheid Rugby Tour (SART) coalition at a United Nation press conference sponsored by the Organization of African Unity (OAU). Their purpose was to announce plans aimed at stopping the Springboks, South Africa's nation rugby team, from visiting the United States in September and playing in Chicago, Albany and New York City. From left: David N. Dinkins, New York City Clerk; and Richard Lapchick, Mike Young, and Adeyemi Bendele all of SART.