Richard Knight, a consultant on Africa, human rights, economic justice and corporate responsibility, is Project Director of the African Activist Archive Project of the African Studies Center at Michigan State University. His more than 30 years of experience in the U.S. movement in solidarity with African struggles began in the early 1970s when he was a student at Ithaca College. From 1975 until 2001, Knight worked at the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) and its associate The Africa Fund. This interview was conducted during the conference A Decade of Freedom: Celebrating the Role of the International Anti-Apartheid Movement in South Africa's Freedom Struggle held in Durban, South Africa, October 10-13, 2004.
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