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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1987 - The Issues. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 23, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24660.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1987 - The Issues. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24660

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Transcript Mary Winzig, at top, is a University of Texas student who worked closely with the UH delegation to make the Mobilization a success. She will continue to work to unite people of all walks of life against current US policies in Central America and South Africa. John McNamara is an associate professor of English at UH. He spent eight days last summer touring Nicaragua. The reason I went (to the mobilization) was out of a sense of commitment that there are too many people on college campuses who are not doing enough to get involved in what is happening with the foreign policy of the United States. I absolutely think that college campuses have a responsibility to do that kind of thing . . . to perform a critical function within society. . . . I would like to see students at UH become more interested in what our government is doing in Central America and South Africa . . . I wish that more young people would take seriously the question of where United States foreign policy is going, and what the implications may be for the youth of this country. you would have heard hundreds of chants and slogans. Chants like "money for jobs — not for war — U.S. out of El Salvador," or "Ronald Reagan, he's no good — send him back to Hollywood." At the Capital, protestors gathered to hear more than a dozen speeches. They listened to a bishop from Detroit, a rabbi from New York, an evangelical Lutheran from South Africa, and a priest who is president of Jesuit University of Nicaragua. They listened to Jesse Jackson, of the National Rainbow Coalition, and to actor Ed Asner. They listened to a representative from the African National Congress, the president of the National Organization for Women, and a repre sentative from Co-Madres, a group of mothers of disappeared and murdered children from El Salvador. When speeches were over, the crowd listened to the popular music of Jackson Brown, the Andean music of Rumisonko, and Reggae of Peter Boggs and Front Yard. That night the UH delegation went to a huge, old church in downtown D.C. where they joined a packed house that had come to hear a presentation called "Iran/Contragate: The Untold Story." The presentation was given by Daniel Shee- han, an attorney for the Christie Institute. The Christie Institute describes itself as an interfaith, public interest, law and public 32