Monthly Archives: May 1985

1985.05.03: UC Faculty Demand Divestment from Apartheid South Africa

(Photos and commentary, courtesy of Leon Wofsy.)

1985.05.03 - Berkeley apartheid faculty meeting(L to R): Professors Larry Levine, Leon Wofsy, Troy Duster, Ken Simmons, Leon Letwin and Ruth Rosen, following meeting with University of California President David G. Gardner to demand that the University divest from apartheid South Africa. Most of us then sat down and were arrested. 

1985.05.03 - Supporters of Berkeley apartheid faculty meetingSupporting demonstration as we sat down in the entrance to University Hall.