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Brandeis chaplains and students protest university investments in South Africa
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[Brandeis chaplains fast for divestment]
Original Airdate: 2/13/1987

Length: 00:02:56
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Christy George reports on the end of a two-week fast by chaplains at Brandeis University. George notes that the chaplains fasted to protest the university's investments in South Africa. George's report includes footage from a gathering of apartheid protesters on the Brandeis campus. Father Maurice Loiselle, Rabbi Albert Axelrad and Reverend Diane Moore discuss their fast and the university's policy regarding South Africa. The protesters sing and hold hands at the gathering. George reports that the chaplains' fast serves as the last phase of a community protest against apartheid. George notes that Brandeis trustees will review their investment policy at an upcoming meeting. George reviews the apartheid protest at Brandeis University since last year. George's report includes footage of Brandeis students at a shantytown on campus.

Contributor : Reporter
Christy George
Format : Tape 4886   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 20158 
VHS cassette 103578 
Betacam cassette 104008 
digital betacam cassette 104009 

Subject : Keywords
Apartheid - Protests
Universities and colleges

Subject : Personal Names
Axelrad, Albert
George, Christy
Loiselle, Maurice
Moore, Diane

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Brandeis University

Subject : Geographic Locations
South Africa
Waltham (Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Television

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