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1987

South African divestment march, UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - Anti-apartheid protesters marching past Old Chapel carrying signs reading "Embargo South Africa not Nicaragua," "Divest now," and "Ban apartheid". From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection