Collection 256 - Oberlin Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa

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Oberlin Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa


  • 1978-01-01 - 1980-12-31 (Accumulation)

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Oberlin College holds a collection of materials, covering the period 1977 - early 1990s. It contains articles and petitions in support of shareholder resolutions seeking the withdrawal of General Motors and Gulf Oil from South Africa. The Oberlin Committee for the liberation of Southern Africa (OLCSA) and the Oberlin Committee on Southern Africa (OCSA) are covered in the collection.

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Oberlin Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa (OCLSA) was a student anti-apartheid organisation at Oberlin College. OCLSA campaigned to get Oberlin College to divest from companies doing business in South Africa.

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