I prefer the philanthropy of Captain John Brown to that philanthropy which neither shoots me nor liberates me….I do not wish to kill nor to be killed, but I can foresee circumstances in which both these things would be by… Continue reading
In May, 1966, for the second year in a row, Isaac Deutscher spoke at Berkeley’s Vietnam Day. In 1965, Vietnam Day had made a major impact on the campus and the country, with more than 10,000 students participating and a… Continue reading
September 15, 1970. This is the fourth communication from the Weatherman Underground.
The Weatherman Underground has had the honor and pleasure of helping Dr. Timothy Leary escape from the POW camp at San Luis Obispo, California.
Dr. Leary was being… Continue reading
The following communication was received at the New York YIP (Youth International Party) office Tuesday, October 6, 1970 at 11:00am.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office />
A year ago we blew away the Haymarker pig statue at the start of a youth riot in Chicago. The… Continue reading
Unrest in the Southwest
Source: Plain Brown Watermelon, Bellaire High School Newspaper, Oct. 1969, Vol 1, #1
Things are bubbling out there in the
southwest area high schools. Here’s a brief, and admittedly
incomplete rundown on a few incidents which… Continue reading
Free John Sinclair
A letter from prison by John Sinclair
OK, onward: FREE SINCLAIR is a good idea, yes, I can really relate to that one. But the wider issue of marijuana laws as political tools is the real thing… Continue reading
Nashville Protests Against Repression of Black Community (1968)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – People here are taking the offensive against attempts to repress the black community-and the power structure is backing down.
Police rampaged through the ghetto for a week in late… Continue reading
The Young Lords (1970)
A group of revolutionary Puerto Rican youths have occupied a church in El Barrio, New York City’s Puerto Rican ghetto. They have renamed the church La Iglezia de la Gente-People’s Church.
Until last Sunday, this church… Continue reading