Bay Area Free South Africa Movement

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Duration: 1985 - 1994
Location: Oakland, California, United States
Newsletter: Anti-Apartheid Action

The Bay Area Free South Africa Movement was formed in about 1985. In 1985 it organized a conference with Local 10 of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) to discuss ways of pressing West Coast ports to end South Africa trade. (Source: Work a Day for Freedom!: A short history of the Bay Area Free South Africa Labor Committee by David Bacon, February 6, 2008 and West Coast Meeting to Stop South Africa Trade, San Francisco, California - August 24, 1985 available on this website.