Divestment (1980's Photos)

The death of Nelson Mandela prompted me to look up some photos from my student days. The anti-Apartheid divestment campaign gained prominence on university campuses in the mid-1980s. Scenes from a student protest at Cornell University:

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Jesse Jackson giving a speech at the University of Chicago (his button reads “Freedom Yes! Apartheid No!”):

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