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Weather Underground Fifth Communication (1970)

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

Student Dress Codes? (1969)

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

School is Bad for Children (1969)


Almost every child, on the first day he sets foot in a school building, is smarter, more curious, less afraid of what he doesn’t know, better at finding and figuring things… Continue reading

Free John Sinclair! (1970)

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

The Weathermen (1969)

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

Marxism and Nonviolence (1966)

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

The Young Lords (1970)

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

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