Eight hundred people filled the ballroom of the Hyatt regency Embarcadero Hotel, Sunday April 28, 1991 to greet South African Communist Party leader Chris Hani. the crowd contributed more than $12,000 towards the People's Weekly World fund drive and the work of the South African Communist Party.
Hani was greeted with resolutions of support from Assembly speaker Willie Brown, San Francisco mayor Art Agnos, Oakland mayor Elihu Harris, Richmond mayor George Livingston, Berkeley mayor Loni Hancock, and Doris Ward, chair of the San Francisco board of Supervisors.
Davis, introducing Hani said he "symbolizes a courageous, unrelenting struggle for freedom".
Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s
The Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s was the Committees of Correspondence's first national conference held in Berkeley, California July 17-19, 1992.
International Greetings were sent from;
- Franz Muhri, secretary for international affairs, Communist Party of Austria
- George Hewison, Communist Party of Canada
- John Haylett, international secretary, Communist Party of Britain
- Gyula Thurmer, president, Hungarian Socialist Workers Party
- Partito della Rifondazione Communista (Italy)
- Alexander Buzgalin, Russian Organizing Committee of the Party of Labor
- Federal Committee, Communist Party of Spain
- Chris Hani, General Secretary, South African Communist Party