Marquette University Coalition for Divestiture


Duration: Fall 1978 - Unknown, early 1980s
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States


The Marquette University Coalition for Divestiture was an anti-apartheid group at Marquette University that campaigned to get the university to divest from companies doing business in South Africa. The Coalition also did some work supporting the struggle of SWAPO for independence of Namibia and the struggle of the Patriotic Front in Zimbabwe. (Source: Richard Berg, a former member of the Marquette University Coalition for Divestiture.)