Africa Notes: How Disinvesting Corporations Could Foster Economic Empowerment of Black South Africans - March, 1988
March 28, 1988
For obvious reasons, majority rule is the issue on which black South Africans and all those who believe in a democratic alternative to apartheid have focused priority attention. A critical corollary priority not yet adequately addressed is the need for a strategy to achieve black empowerment in the country's economic mainstream. There are various mechanisms by which foreign corporations now withdrawing from South Africa in increasing numbers could assist toward this end. Two of these options warrant special attention at this time.