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The trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn

American Civil Liberties Union.

The trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn

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Published by Horizon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the American Civil Liberties Union. Edited by Corliss Lamont.
    ContributionsLamont, Corliss, 1902- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC599.U5 A4915
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5615287M
    LC Control Number68023530


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Trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn. New York, Horizon Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Elizabeth Gurley Flynn; Elizabeth Gurley Flynn; Elizabeth Gurley Flynn: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Corliss Lamont; American Civil Liberties Union. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, American labour organizer, political radical, and communist.

Flynn was the daughter of working-class socialists. While still in grammar school she was active in local socialist clubs, and in she joined the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). She left high school in. Statement at the Smith Act Trial.

delivered April 24New York. click for pdf click for flash. Your Honor, ladies and gentlemen, my name is Elizabeth Gurley Flynn. I am a defendant in this case, acting as my own attorney, and therefore have the opportunity to address you directly.

Binding: Hardcover. Full Title: The Trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Author: Corliss (ed.) Lamont. Publisher: Horizon Press, pages.

Light shelf wear, yellowing; a sound book; very good otherwise. The jacket is faded, some creasing, wear and : Corliss Lamont. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (August 7, – September 5, ) was a labor leader, activist, and feminist who played a leading role in the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Flynn was a founding member of the American Civil Liberties Union and a visible proponent of women's rights, birth control, and women's joined the Communist Party USA in and late in life, in This petition of the first part of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn's author biography has been reedited in accordance with her wishes.

She had prepared the manuscript during very trying times. Her trial under the Smith Act took place in Foley Square, New York, in /5(6). American Civil Liberties Union. Trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn by the American Civil Liberties Union. New York [Monthly Review Press,©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Elizabeth Gurley Flynn; Elizabeth Gurley Flynn: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Corliss Lamont; American Civil.

The Rebel Girl is a memoir by Elizabeth Gurley Flynn of her early work as a Socialist labor organizer for the IWW (Industrial Workers of the World). The first chapter tells of her life growing up in an Irish-American family.

Her mother was an Irish nationalist and a feminist while her father was a Socialist/5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, American Civil Liberties Union by Corliss Lamont; 1 edition; First published in SABOTAGE. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn SABOTAGE.

The interest in sabotage in the United States has developed lately on account of the case of Frederick Sumner Boyd in the state of New Jersey as an aftermath of the Paterson strike.

Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley Born Aug. 7,in Concord, N.H.; died Sept. 5,in Moscow. American labor movement figure. Flynn was the daughter of an Irish laborer.

She joined the Socialist Party and the Industrial Workers of the World in During World War I she spread propaganda against the war. In she joined the Communist Party of the USA. Buy Trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, American Civil Liberties Union by American Civil Liberties Union, Corliss Lamont (Editor) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. MOSCOW, Sept. 5—Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, chairman of the American Communist party sincedied here today at the age of Miss Flynn was the third top Communist leader to die in the last.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was born to a working-class, Irish-American family in Concord, New Hampshire on August 8, Her parents were committed socialists — the result of firsthand experience with poverty and English colonial rule — and they.

Primary Sources Elizabeth Gurley Flynn. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, the daughter of Irish immigrants, was born in Concord, New Hampshire on 7th August, The family moved to South Bronx in and Flynn was educated at the local public school. She later recalled: "I hated poverty.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was a Socialist activist in the Spokane Free Speech fight that began in October The free speech movement was an action by members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or Wobblies) to challenge a Spokane City ordinance prohibiting street meetings.

The trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn by the American Civil Liberties Union Item Preview remove-circle The trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn by the American Civil Liberties Union by American Civil Liberties Union; Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by lotu.t on June 9, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Your Honor, ladies and gentlemen, my name is Elizabeth Gurley Flynn.

I am a defendant in this case, acting as my own attorney, and therefore have the opportunity to address you directly. It is unusual for a defendant to represent one’s self, but my comrade, Mr. Pettis Perry and I have elected to do so. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was a labor leader, activist, and feminist who played a leading role in the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Background Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was born in Concord, New Hampshire, on August 7,to Thomas and Annie Gurley Flynn. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was an agitator and organizer for the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and an official of the Communist Party (CP). In an era when street life and mass strikes had a direct impact on ordinary people, Flynn’s notoriety was akin to that accorded to media stars today.

The Rebel Girl, as she was called, led immigrant workers in major strikes in Lawrence, Massachusetts. FLYNN, Elizabeth GurleyBorn 7 AugustConcord, New Hampshire; died 5 SeptemberMoscow, USSRDaughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Gurley Flynn; married Jack A. Jones, (separateddivorced ) Source for information on Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley: American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present dictionary.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was one of the most influential labor organizers of the early 20th century, and was the first female leader of the Communist Party. She lived a colorful life full of success and failure both in her professional and personal life, and dedicated her life to helping the working class.

Paterson, N. J., Nov. - "The constitution of the United States is on trial-I'm not!" So said Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, I. orator on the eve of her appearance in Paterson court for "inciting to personal violence"-a charge that grew out of her attempt to deliver a speech in a Paterson hall when the police did not want her to.

Iron in her soul: Elizabeth Gurley Flynn and the American Left User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Camp has written an informative study of one of the most important radicals to emerge out of the American labor movement.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn () first made her mark as an organizer and Read full review. Greenwich Village Suffrage, Labor, and the New Woman sets the stage for students to enter the bohemian world of Progressive Era lower this game, students take on roles as artists, intellectuals, literati, playwrights, artists, feminists, suffragists, and labor activists who vie for influence at Polly’s : Michelle Gohr.

Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley (–) labor leader, social reformer; born in Concord, N.H. Daughter of Irish nationalists, she showed an early talent for public speaking on social issues; dropping out of school byshe became an organizer for the Industrial Workers of the World.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was born in in Concord, New Hampshire. She was born into a radical, activist, working-class intellectual family: her father was a socialist and her mother a feminist and Irish nationalist.

The family moved to the South Bronx ten years later, and Elizabeth Gurley Flynn attended public school there. Buy The trial of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn by the American Civil Liberties Union.

by American Civil Liberties Union, Corliss Lamont online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. Inthe state of Utah put labor activist Joe Hill on trial for murder in a case that remains controversial to this day.

Learn about Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, the woman who fought hard for Hill’s pardon. When the state of Utah sentenced labor activist Joe Hill to die in.

On May 7,the board of directors of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) assembled at the City Club of New York on West 55 th Street. The purpose of the meeting: to decide whether to expel charter member Elizabeth Gurley Flynn on grounds that her membership in the Communist Party (CPUSA) disqualified her from serving on the governing body of a civil liberties organization.

Elizabeth Gurley FLYNN ( - ) Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was a leading American socialist and feminist. Her book "Sabotage, the conscious withdrawal of the workers' industrial efficiency" was written to explain the utility and legality of sabotage.

(Summary by Enko). Full text of "Elizabeth Gurley Flynn" See other formats toufa^HONC. Her trial was sensational after numerous postponements and in. the win ter of went free by 3ury disagreement, escaping conviction only.a slight margin, which beyond a doubt was a hang jury.

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13 COMMUNISTS SPEAK TO THE COURT by Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley and others and a great selection of related books, First Edition. pp: 95, erratum. " x " The 13 were arrested in June,and their trial in Federal Court at New York began in March, "The thought-control trial was held under the infamous provisions of the fascist.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn is a bona fide American radical. Born in to an Irish mother and Irish American father in Concord, New Hampshire, she began her activist career as a Wobbly, joining the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) when she was just sixteen years old, and she ended it as the first female chair of the Communist Party of the.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was a leading American socialist and feminist. Her book “Sabotage, the conscious withdrawal of the workers’ industrial efficiency”. Infifteen-year old Elizabeth Gurley Flynn mounted a soapbox in Times Square to denounce capitalism and proclaim a new era for women's freedom.

Quickly recognized as an outstanding public speaker and formidable organizer, she devoted her life to creating a socialist America, "free from poverty, exploitation, greed and injustice."/5.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn addressing strikers in Paterson, N.J. () Now living in the South Bronx, her father drifted to socialist politics and brought young Elizabeth with him. The final conviction of the eleven top Communist Party leaders was immediately followed by further arrests: on Jin New York —Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Claudia Jones, Pettis Perry, Israel Amter, Betty Gannett, Alexander Bittelman, Alexander Trachtenberg, Simon W.

Gerson, V. Jerome, Albert Lannon, William Weinstone, Marion. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn: Modern American Revolutionary. Book Review By Staughton Lynd. 30 May, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn: Modern American Revolutionary By Lara Vapnek.

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was a leading American socialist and feminist. Her book "Sabotage, the conscious withdrawal of the workers' industrial efficiency" was written to explain the utility and legality of sabotage. (Summary by Enko)Author: Elizabeth Gurley Flynn. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn () was a leading American socialist and feminist.

Her book “Sabotage, the conscious withdrawal of the workers’ industrial efficiency” was written to explain.by Elizabeth Gurley Flynn November 8, troubadour of the IWW, was arrested. The little red song book, which never dies, apparently any more than the memory of Joe Hill, has many of his songs And if there is really one thing that I am proud of in my long labor history, it is that while he was in prison, before he was executed, he wrote a.