South Africa

Nonviolent History: South Africa’s Port Elizabeth Boycott Begins July 15, 1985


“On July 15, 1985, South Africans in the Port Elizabeth Township began a boycott of white-owned businesses to undermine the legitimacy of apartheid. A group of women suggested the idea of the consumer boycott, which was met with a 100 percent compliance rate…”

Rivera Sun
Published in: Transcend Media Service, Chicago Activism, Counterpunch
Date: July 18,22,27,2016
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