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1Southern PatriotPanthers Under Attack1970-04-017Black Panthers; fascist crimes; arrests; police brutalityThe _Southern Patriot_ is encouraging readers to order the special edition of the Black Panthers' newspaper stating it is documentation of "Fascist crimes by the USA.:
2Southern PatriotNew Orleans Attacks "Panthers"1970-10-013McKeithen, John; Augustine, Israelpolice raid; Black Panthers; Human Relations Committee; Police in New Orleans, Louisiana created a supposed "night of terror" in order to attack the Black Panthers in the Desire Housing Project.
3Southern PatriotWhy New Orleans Panthers Were 1971-10-017Augustine, Israel; Garrison, JimNew Orleans; Black Panthers; police department; fascism; police shooting; acquittal; black jury; trumped-up charges; Parish PrisonThe Panthers were acquitted in New Orleans because of a mainly black jury and an extremely flimsy case from the prosecution.
4Southern PatriotUN to Probe Panther Attacks1970-02-012Weis, G.United Nations; Black Panthers; police violenceThe UN has agreed to look into police attacks on the Black Panthers after being asked by the SCEF.
5Southern PatriotAttacks on NCCF Continue1971-02-016Black Panthers; police brutality; robbery; police shoot outPolice in Winston-Salem, North Carolina continue to attack the Black Panthers, and the police started a shoot out with them in their new headquarters.
6Southern PatriotHere We Stand1970-05-014Hampton, Fred; Clark, Mark; Horner, RichardIndochina War; military action; troop withdrawal; Supreme Court make up; Black Panthers; arrest; Florida repression; Junta of Militant Organizations; disloyalty; strip mining; H. R. 14864Editorial about the stand taken by the SCEF board of directors at their semi-annual meeting on Cambodia, the Supreme Court, The Black Panthers, repression in Florida, the Horner Case, strip mining and H. R. 14864.
7Southern PatriotIn Louisville: Panthers Are Ja1972-05-016Black Panther Party; high bond; armed robbery; aiding and abetting; militant leaders; arrestFour members of the Black Panther Party were arrested in Louisville, Kentucky without warrants.
8Southern PatriotBook Notes1971-04-012Glessing, Robert J.underground press; youth quake; SNCC; Black PanthersReview of _The Underground Press in America_ by Robert J. Glessing and _Defiance I_ by various authors.
9Southern PatriotNCCF Office Burns; Arson is Su1971-01-016National Committee to Combat Fascism; Black Panthers; fire; arson; document theftIn Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the NCCF office burned down, containing documents and project good. Arson is suspected.
10Southern PatriotNews Brief1971-10-017Roberson, Don; Ferguson, James; Carty, Rico; Ramirez, Carlos; Massell, SamMalcolm X United Liberation Front; repression; Southeastern People's Revolutionary Conference; anti-busing forced; Black Panthers Trial; arson; police beating; Title II repealAn overview of the events and news from October.
11Southern PatriotBook Notes1970-04-012Ginger, Ann Fagan; Garry, Charles R.; Newton, Huey P.Black Panthers; racist jurors; mistrialReview of _Minimizing Racism in Jury Trials_ by Charles R. Garry, based on the proceedings of The People of California v. Huey P. Newton.
12Southern PatriotAn Editorial Report the SNCC T1966-05-011, 2, 3Lewis, John; Carmichael, Stokely; Forman, Jim; Robinson, Ruby Daris; Sellers, Cleveland; Hamlett, EdSNCC, civil rights, freedom movement, black power, Black Panthers, poverty, militancy, community organizing, disillusionment, Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, independent politics, race relations, rumor, integrationThe changes within the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee notes disillusionment, false reports, delays in their efforts and their future plans.
13Southern PatriotUSCRC Called Pillar of Racism1970-06-014Zellner, BobU.S. Civil Rights Commission; racism; Black Panthers; Jackson State Massacre; Civil Rights Act of 1964At the U.S. Civil Rights Commission meeting in Easton, Maryland they called across the country to end racism.
14The Southern Patriot The Matrix Case: A Radical Dru1973-04-006Clarkson Michael, Wildes Jon, Hermandorfer H.D., Hofmeyer Ridge, Hill Danny Matrix house, drug rehabilitation, radical politics, black panthersFour men who were former drug addicts and staff members at the matrix house. accused of assault, possession of illegal firearms, and conspiracy. They believe they are being targeted by the government due to their radical approach to drug rehab and their a
15Southern PatriotSubpoenas & the Media1970-03-017Mitchell, John; Caldwell, Earlnews media; confidential information; government subpoenas; radical groups; jail; free speech; Black Panthers; resistanceEditorial about the rash of government subpoenas for media information about radical civil rights groups. The _Southern Patriot_ states they will defy any subpoenas for their records.
16Southern PatriotLowndes Party Girds for Future1966-12-011, 8Jones, Andrew; Carmichael, Stokely; Strickland, Willie Mae; Moore, Alice; Logan, Sidney, Jr.; Ross, Emory; Myles, Frank; Logan, Robert; Henson, John; Cox, Courtland; Coleman, TomLowndes County Freedom Organization; SNCC; Black Belt; white economy; unemployment; intimidation; politics; election; black power; Black PanthersElection in Lowndes County, Alabama received an effort by the Lowndes County Freedom Party to wrest power from the white ruling class. However, due to their economic control the white candidates were re-elected.
17Southern PatriotBlack Scholars Meet in South1971-03-014Clarke, John Henrik; Harding, Vincent; Bennett, Lerone, Jr.black studies; national meeting; black history; Jackson State College; black control; student recruitmentBlack scholars from all over the nation met in February in Jackson, Mississippi to discuss the need for more black history and control of education across the south.
18Southern PatriotGainesville, Fla: Black Milita1968-06-011, 3Dawkins, Jack; Thomas, Carol; Adkins, James C.; Waller, Joe; Wilcox, Levymilitancy; black leaders; arrest; repression; black peoples' movement; demonstration; AFL-CIO; ghetto; racism; fire bombing; black powerGainesville, Florida is controlling black militant leaders through arrests, high bonds, and the threat of long prison sentences.
19Southern PatriotA Black GI Speaks Out1969-06-016King, Martin LutherVietnam War; black liberation struggle; discrimination; Fort Polk; black identity; Viet Cong; marijuanaA black army member tells his experience in Vietnam, and the sense of identity over there.
20Southern PatriotThe Black Manifesto1969-06-017Forman, JamesBlack Manifesto; Black Economic Conference; welfare rights; co-operative; Vietnam War; wealth redistribution; poverty; malnutrition; oppressionThe Black Manifesto was presented to churches and synagogues across the nation asking for federal funding to help the impoverished of the nation.
21Southern PatriotBlack People Form Political Pa1972-01-017Black People's Union Party; mass base; black consciousness; Pan-Africanism; black organizationThe independent political organization, the Black People's Union Party, formed in North Carolina to represent the mass base of the black population of the state.
22Southern PatriotNorth Carolina Struggle Widens1972-01-011Chavis, Benblack liberation; black independence; student rebellion; civil rights; Black People's United PartyNorth Carolina has become the battleground for black liberation.
23Southern PatriotOne White Southerrner Looks at1966-05-014race relations, civil rights, integration, labor, voter registration, Mississippi Summer Project, black consciousness, black independence, poverty, black nationalismEd Hamlett discusses the meeting in Pensacola, FL where people discussed community organizing and the emerging sense of black nationalism among African American organizers.
24Southern PatriotBlack Panel Bares Truth of Mur1973-01-013Edwards, Edwin W.; Smith, Denver; Brown, Leonard; Bailey, D'ArmyBlack People's Committee of Inquiry; Guste CommissionThe Black People's Committee of Inquiry made public their view of the police killing of two black LSU students.
25Southern PatriotBlacks Move Ahead in Greene Co1969-11-011, 8Williams, Oscar; Kirksey, Peter J.; Herndon, J. Dennis; Posey, James A.; Abernathy, Ralph; Burton, Frenchieblack politicians; NAACP; SCLC; black voters; integrated schools; SNCC; black community; evictionIn Greene County, Alabama the election of black officials to the local government has upset the white ruling class.
26Southern PatriotN.C. Blacks Adopt Program1972-03-016Chavis, Bennational Black Caucus; delegates; minimum annual income; busing; foreign affairs; high bond; Black People's Union Party; black nationalismDetails of the program adopted at a meeting in North Carolina to be taken to the national Black Caucus Meeting.
27Southern Patriot"Black Monday" In Memphis1969-11-013Smith, Maxine; Sugarman, Miriam; Abernathy, Ralph; Epps, Jesse"Black Monday," Memphis March; boycott; NAACP; black teachers; decentralization; Black Coalition; police brutalityDetails the actual events that led up to a Memphis march on November 10th that resulted in rock-throwing and the use of tear gas.
28Southern PatriotKnoxvill Boycott Halted By Cou1970-10-013Walker, Cas; Pate, Jerry; Glover, Harvey; Rollins, Avonarrest; contempt of court; black employees; picket; Black Student Union; University of TennesseeCas Walker, picketed for not hiring black employees, has stalemated the trial of two black protesters charged with contempt of court.
29The Southern Patriot Black Women Organize in Suppor1975-04-003Little, Joanne; Topps, Avisblack woman's united front, marches, black women, first degree murder, rape, racismThe Black Woman's united Front are calling for a series of Marches to free Joann Little.
30Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Three Forc1969-03-016Drukman, Masonblack/white liberals; black power; white radicals; repressionThe mayor of Gary, Indiana explains the forces within the civil rights movement and how they can help black gain equality.
31Southern PatriotJackson: Repression and Respon1969-05-015Spencer, Howard; Kenyatta, Muhammadblack militancy; white racism; Jackson Human Rights Project; Black and Proud Liberation School; arrest; indictment; rape; black history; Tougaloo Movement; student protest; burglaryStatement on the repression of black militancy in Jackson, Mississippi issued by the Georgetown Defense Committee.
32Southern PatriotAfro-American Festival Seeks W1966-05-013Parris, Bobmilitancy, international race relations, black nationalism, civil rights, black arts, assimilationThe meeting in New Orleans discussed the need for blacks to advocate their national history in America and associate with other black nations around the world.
33Southern PatriotBlack Students Head Boycott at1969-02-011, 8Dolci, Carl J.; Schwertz, Joseph S.desegregation; Fortier High School, New Orleans; discrimination; boycott; Black Student Union; black history; SNCCBlack students at Fortier High School in New Orleans are leading a boycott against discrimination and lack of a black student league.
34Southern PatriotMalcolm X Liberation Universit1971-09-011, 6Sadaukai, OwusuMalcolm X Liberation University; black student rebellion; black studies program; black education; Durham University; communalism; opposition; Pan-Africanism; physical development Details of the Malcolm X Liberation University in Greensboro, North Carolina and how it has come to support black education.
35Southern PatriotBlack Students Disrupt Califor1969-04-013Fuller, Howardblack student rebellion; Duke University; UNC Chapel HillOverview of the black student rebellion at the predominantly white campuses in North Carolina.
36Southern PatriotBook Notes1969-11-012Allen, Robert L.; DuBois, W.E.B.black liberation movement; black nationalism; black freedom fighterReview of _Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History_ by Robert L. Allen.
37Southern PatriotMilitant Black Organization Em1969-03-011, 8Kenyatta, Zeke; Waller, Joe; Fullwood, Charlesgarbage worker strike; black militants; Junta of Militant Organizations; unity; black history; SNCCThe Junta of Militant Organizations, a militant black group, has emerged in St. Petersburg, Florida in the aftermath of the garbage workers' strike.
38Southern PatriotBlack Candidates1970-09-013Cashin, John; Wallace, George; King, C. B.; Jenness, Linda; Young, Andrewblack candidates; National Democratic Party of AlabamaMost notably in Georgia and Alabama, black candidates are campaigning across the South.
39Southern PatriotBlack Solidarity in NC1970-11-016Hawkins, Reginald; Scott, Bob; Jochana, Ben; Finks, Golden; Ferguson, Jim; McKissick, Floydblack solidarity; injustice; militancy; SCLC; Ku Klux KlanA meeting of more than 1,000 people gathered in Oxford, North Carolina to discuss growing problems and push black solidarity.
40Southern PatriotBlack Colleges in Crisis: The 1973-01-013Edwards, Edwin W.; Wydell, Charles; Netterville, Leon; Bailey, D'Army; Brown, H. Rap; Eams, R. Judge; Williams, Robertpolice killings; Louisiana State University; death penalty; Southern University; black consciousness; status quo; Ford Foundation; sit-in movementThe police slaying of two black students from Louisiana State University sparked more dissent at already active black colleges.
41Southern PatriotOne Year Later: The Effects of1967-05-017Braden, Anneblack power; SNCC; freedom movement; integration; black-white relationship; NAACP; SCLCEditor Anne Braden analyzes the black power movement and how it has changed over a year. She focuses on the black-white relationship shift in civil rights groups.
42Southern PatriotBlack Commissioners On The Job1970-04-016Herndon, J. Dennis; Branch, William McKinley; Drake, Jack; Gilmore, ThamaHousing Authority; economic development; black commissioners; Greco Grant; Community Action Program; voter registrationIn Eutaw, Alabama, four black commissioners have been working to help their local communities.
43Southern PatriotHow White Louisvillian Support1969-06-012Stickford, KeithUniversity of Louisville; Black Student Union; student demands; black recruitment; representation; arrest; nonviolence; poverty; scholarships; Ad Hoc CommitteeBlack students at the University of Louisville set fort a list of demands to the school to improve their representation within the black studies program. They have received support from the white community.
44Southern PatriotBlack Officials1969-09-018Evers, Charlesblack political officials; local elections; voting restrictions; Voting Rights ActBlack candidates across the South are being elected to political office.
45The Southern Patriot Black Teacher Fighrs for Black1974-09-003Carey, Katura; Courtney, Inez; Walker, Josephthe black community, Alachua County School Board, harassment, African People's Socialist Party, racism, school board electionsFormer teacher Katura Carey is running for the Alachua Co. school board after a year of being harassed for her beliefs and support of the black liberation movement.
46Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Black Sold1968-03-016Edwards, George S.U.S. Air Force; black ghetto; discrimination; court martialA member of the U.S. Air Force refused to accept an assignment to Japan because he felt his fight was in the American black ghettos. He is facing court martial.
47Southern PatriotTensions Rise In Mississippi1971-10-011, 5Hamer, Fannie Lou; Evers, Charles; Mitchell, John; Thurmond, Strom; Eastland, James; Parker; Frank; Sullivan, Charles; Henry, Aaron; Waller, William; Barnett, Ross; Collier, Jo Ethavoter registration; black community; control violence; black candidates; black elected officials; federal inaction; terrorism; gerrymandering; redistricting; re-registration; discriminationEditorial about repression and discrimination against black voters in Mississippi.
48Southern PatriotMississippi - Black Officials 1968-01-012Clark, Robertblack election; bonding issues; insurance companies; Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP); NAACP; Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under LawTwenty-three black people took office in Mississippi in spite of a bonding road block.
49Southern PatriotThe Black Man's Power1966-12-012Killens, John Oliverracism; black psyche; nonviolence; self-defenseReview of _The Black Man's Burden_ by John Oliver Killens.
50Southern PatriotBlack Candidates Are Winning M1972-11-011, 7Young, Andrew; Jordan, Barbara; Patterson, J. O.; Lewis, John; Bond, Julian; Edwards, Bill; LeFlore, John; Johnson, Jay; McBride, Eddie; Morial, Ernest; Cocks, Stoneyblack officials; black candidates; voter registration; NDPA; independent party; grass-roots; SCLC; electionNationwide, elections have brought many new black officials into power, often because the number of candidates running and the increased voter registration.
51Southern PatriotDr. King and the Militants1968-04-015King, Martin Luther, Jr.; Lawson, James L.Black Organizing Project; violence; riot; militancy; black power; unityInterview with black Memphis students before the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on how their new militant ideas differed from his non-violent method.
52Southern PatriotWhite Response to Black Revolt1968-05-017King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.assassination; black rebellion; Center for Emergency Support; violence; mass arrest; food collection; assistanceThe white people of Washington, D.C. responded to black rebellions in the city in the wake of King's death by providing support and relief.
53Southern PatriotBlack Six Acquitted1970-09-016Nicholson, S. Rush; Hawkins, Sam; Bryant, Ruth; Kuyu, Robert; Reid, Manfred; Cosby, Pete; Cortez, James R.; Allen, Martha; Honey, Allen"Black Six"; acquittal; conspiracy; uprising; ghetto; shotgun; protest; Kentucky Un-American Activities CommitteeThe "Black Six" were acquitted of all charges after a two week trial.
54Southern PatriotBook Notes: New Autobiography 1968-04-012Du Bois, W. E. B.; Washington, Booker T.; Melish, William Howardblack liberation; black history; black power; Tuskegee Institute; Atlanta UniversityWilliam Howard Melish reviews W.E.B. Du Bois' _Autobiography_.
55Southern PatriotLouisville, KY: Police Cause O1968-06-011, 4Schmied, Kenneth; Clifford, Michael; Reid, Manfred; Hawkins, Sam; Kuyu, Bob; Cortez, Jamesghetto; black rebellion; interracial living; race relations; open housing; Black Unity League of Kentucky; SNCC; militancy; black power; police violenceThe black community of Louisville, Kentucky rose to stop police violence and improve conditions in city ghettos. Police responded with violence killing protesters, which sparked involvement in white activists.
56Southern PatriotHigh Point Police Attack Milit1971-04-014police attack; black militants; raid; eviction; Black Community Information Center; arrest; felony chargesPolice in High Point, North Carolina attacked black militants whey they evicted and raided people associated with the Black Community Information Center.
57Southern PatriotBlacks Oppose Greensboro Busin1971-09-015busing opposition; racial parity; desegregation; black consciousness; black identity; debateGreat opposition in Greensboro, North Carolina has emerged in the black community to the busing plan in order to enforce desegregation.
58Southern PatriotAnatomy of a Black Panther: Wh1966-10-013Logan, Sidney, Jr.; Myles, Frank; Ross, Emory; Flowers, Richmond; Moore, Alice; Strickland, Willie Mae; Logan, Robert; Henson, Johnblack power, 1966 Civil Rights Bill, SNCC, Lowndes County Freedom Organization, poverty, race relations, white supremacy, community improvement, black pantherThe people of Lowndes County, AL are exerting their black power and exacting change through running for political office and showing their ability to fight racism.
59Southern PatriotBlack Protest: Documentary His1968-03-012Grant, Joanne; Gettleman, Marvin E.black protest movement; documentary; commentaryReview of Joanne Grant's "Black Protest" about the black protest movement in America.
60Southern PatriotOLE MISS: Black Militancy, Whi1970-03-014Trister, Michael; Strickler, George; Bradley, John; Sullivan, Charles L.Ole Miss; black grievances; arrest; North Mississippi; Rural Legal Services; Up With PeopleWhites students at Ole Miss are beginning to understand and support the grievances of the black students after over 60 students were arrested.
61Southern PatriotGreene Co. Campaign1970-10-014Gilmore, Thomas; Branch, William; Williams, Oscar; Wallace, GeorgeNational Democratic Party of Alabama; black majority; Greene County; election; collective campaign; black educatorsBrief editorial about the history of black campaigns in Greene County, Alabama.
62Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: On Honesty1967-02-016Saunders, William; Jenkins, Jamescivil rights; Vietnam War; racism; equalityTwo black readers, William Saunders and James Jenkins, call for the end of black involvement in the Vietnam War and better conditions in black communities.
63Southern PatriotKeeping People Divided: Histor1972-09-014McGee, Willie; Bowers, William J.; Wansley, Thomasrape charge; weapon; white supremacy; discrimination; death penalty; capital crime; white unity; terrorism; Black Codes; lynchingA history of the use of the rape charge against black men in the South and how it is still used to keep white society united and terrorize the black community.
64Southern PatriotElections Fail in Canton1969-11-014Nichols, John; Jones, Hermit A.black community control; election legality; black voter registration; city annexation; polling placesBlack candidates in Canton, Mississippi failed to be elected, but are questioning the legality of the election and are asking why polling places were moved.
65Southern PatriotNew Movement in Fayette1969-11-014Bryant, Baxtonpoverty; black community; assault; voter registration; white political control; marches; picketing; boycott; black representation; arrest; free speechIn Fayette County, Tennessee a new black movement against the white ruling class has started, including a boycott of local white businesses.
66Southern PatriotSt. Louis Puts Black Liberator1969-02-011, 8Hardy, Donald; Koen, Charles; Powell, Adam Clayton; Carmichael, Stokely; Hutchins, Phil; Dent, Leonmilitancy; Black Liberators; SNCC; electoral politics; paramilitary structure; repression; raid; arrestFour members of the Black Liberators and two SNCC members were put on trial in St. Louis for minor offences.
67Southern PatriotCharlotte Black Students Rebel1971-04-016black student rebellion; desegregation; Concerned Parent's Association; racism; racial fighting; arrest; violence; protestBlack students at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school systems rebelled after facing intense racism and discrimination from administration and members of the Concerned Parents' Association.
68Southern PatriotRepression, Florida Style1969-09-014Wilcox, Levi; Davis, Moses; Davis, Clinton, Austin, Edward; Kirk, ClaudeFlorida Black Front; Mothers Welfare Rights Organization; conspiracy; extortion; bond-reduction; arrest; oppression; poor people's marchThree militant black leaders were arrested in Florida and had high bail set after asking black churches to end involvement with white politics.
69Southern PatriotBlack Activist Charged With Ra1971-10-016Covington, Lawrenceblack activist; psychiatric examination; rape; school boycott; poverty program; habeas corpusLawrence Covington, a young black educate activist, is charged by a sixteen year old white woman with rape in spite of her accusing others with this same charge in the past.
70Southern PatriotThe Continuing Struggle: Deeds1968-04-017King, Martin Luther, Jr.SCEF; black-white unity; black power; racismJack Minnis explains that the white people moved by the death of Martin Luther King, Jr. must follow their thoughts and words up with actions to truly achieve his goal of black-white unity.
71Southern PatriotA Black Power Testament1968-06-012Barbour, Floyd B.black powerReview of _The Black Power Revolt_ edited by Floyd B. Barbour.
72Southern PatriotBlack Strength Growing1966-12-013Amerson, Lucius; Rockefeller, Winthrop; Johnson, James; McNair, Robert E.; Hollings, Ernest F.; Galuponikus (Galifianakis?), Nick; Wallace, Georgeracism, bigotry, black voters, Voter Education Project; election, politics, black leadersMany blacks across the south gained power in November elections as the walls of racism are being broken down and blacks gain more voting strength.
73The Southern Patriot Where are the Black Workers? A1973-11-005Banks Ganzie, Phillips Elzie, Brooks Charles, Daniel Levi, Finley Williamblack-white unity, automation, racism, union, coal mining, This letter to Southern coal miners encouraging black-white unity within the mines and within the union. Unity is the key to keeping union leaders and employers from taking advantage of them.
74Southern PatriotWilmington Whites Declare War.1971-09-017Gibson, LeroyRights of White People; paramilitary organization; armed resistance; war; school integration; Black Youth Builders of the Black Community; free foodIn Wilmington, North Carolina, the white paramilitary organization, Rights of White People, declared war on the black community for school integration while the black youth started a food program to help poor blacks.
75The Southern Patriot Black Dockers Stop Rhodesian I1974-04-008Schonowski, Bill; Gleason, Thomas; Billups, Miles;International longshoreman's association (AFL-CIO), Rhodesian imports, boycott, Byrd amendment, u.n. embargo, Tidewater AfricansBlack dockworkers have stopped the Rhodesian ship, the African sun from unloading its cargo. Black dockworkers hope that the boycott will encourage the government to honor the u.n. embargo on Rhodesian goods.
76Southern PatriotRebellion in Oxford1970-06-011, 6Chavis, Ben; Marrow, Henry; Chavis, William; Teel, Robert; Cox, Saim; Scott, Bobblack community anger; Klan killings; black student movement; black power; the Soul Kitchen; riot; murder; school boycott; SCLC; fires; Ku Klux KlanIn Oxford, North Carolina rebellion broke out after the murder of a black community leader, Henry Marrow, who was killed by Ku Klux Klan officer Robert Teel and his 18 year old son.
77Southern PatriotSWAFCA Creates Econimic Streng1967-08-011, 8Smitherman, Joe; Wallace, Lurlee; Mesher, Shirley; Johnson, JoeSouth West Alabama Farmers Co-operative Association; Black belt; tenant farming; co-operative farming; federal grant; boycott; black voting powerThe SWAFCA (South West Alabama Farmer's Co-operative Association) was awarded a federal grant to encourage black farmers to stay on their land in Alabama's "black belt", and help them make their farms more profitable.
78Southern PatriotKing: On Political and Economi1967-04-017King, Martin Luther, Juniorblack power; civil rights movement; white backlash; protestExcerpt fro, an interview with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. where he discusses oppression of the black community, and how to organize the black community to gain the most economic and political power.
79Southern PatriotBlack Draft Resisters1970-11-015Braden, Anneblack draft resistance; appeal; U.S. Supreme Court; bias; SCEFA study by the SCEF reports that black draft resisters are far less likely to have their cases heard by the U.S. Supreme Court than a white resisters.
80Southern PatriotThe Movement Stirs Folk Reviva1965-12-00Vol. 23, No. 10, p. 1-3Reagon, Bernice; Garawan, Guy; Lomax, Alan; James, Dr. William; Peacock, Willie; Black, Sam; McGee, William; Sherrod, Charles; Young, Reverend Andrew; Bishop, RubyBlack folk music, folk music, black culture, Freedom Movement, Highland Center, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Newport Folk Foundation, spirituals, Edwards Festival, Tuskegee InstituteExplains the revival of black folk music and culture throughout the South. Focuses on the Highlander Center in Knoxville, Tennessee and their efforts to organize festivals and events to revive the style.
81Southern PatriotSCEF Board Looks at "Black Pow1966-11-013Shuttlesworht, Fred L.; Smith, Lillianblack power, SCEF, integration, unity, SNCC, CORE, militancy, HUACThe SCEF at it's semi-annual meeting discussed the issue of black power and unity with civil rights organizations. It also condemned HUAC and paid tribute to the late author Lillian Smith.
82Southern PatriotWho Rules the South1969-05-014Spencer, Howard; Kenyatta, Muhammad; King, Edwin; Thompson, Allen C.; Rogers, Nat. S.; Hearin, Bob; Robinson, Sidney; Clark, Charles; Patman, Wright; Hederman, Tomblack resistance; black-white tension; black militants; boycott; city planning board; banking; insurance company; industry; lawyers; educationExplains the white power structure, run by the city planning board, of Jackson, Mississippi.
83Southern PatriotBlack, Youth Revolt Shakes Up 1969-05-017Farris, Mary; Randolf, RonnieCouncil of Southern Mountains; Appalachia; poor black populationAt the Council of Southern Mountains' annual meeting, the youth and black influence helped to change the direction of the meeting and provide aid to the poor in Appalachia.
84Southern PatriotBlack Activists Charge Draft C1971-02-011, 4Thompson, Bennie G.; Smith, JimmySelective Service System; conspiracy; elected officials; draft board bias; conscientious objector; discrimination; medical waiverTwo black men from Mississippi are charging their local draft board with conspiracy to draft local black candidates and officials to keep them away from being activists.
85Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Another Vi1967-01-016black power; peaceNorman Kilpatrick, reader, expresses his dislike of the paper's view of the black power movement, and asks to be removed from the mailing list.
86Southern PatriotBlack Six Trial Bounced Back t1970-02-011, 7Allen, Martha; Honey, Mike; Richardson, Charles; Tachaw, Eric"Black Six"; jail; embracery; protest; freedom of the press; jury tampering; picketing; leaflet; free speechThe arrests of Martha Allen and Mike Honey for embracery in Munfordville, Kentucky helped get the trial of the "Black Six" moved back to Louisville.
87Southern PatriotSoutherners Play Key Role at G1972-04-012Wise, Stanley; Stone, Donald; Evers, Charles; Sadaukal, Owusu; Brown, H. Rap; Evans, Ahmed; Davis, Angela; Harper, John Ray; Marsh, Henry; Cashin, JohnNational Black Political Convention; capitalism; racism; black nationalism; white vigilantesA large portion of the delegates at the National Black Political Convention held in Gary, Indiana came from the South and they helped discuss important issues.
88Southern PatriotBut Many Will Fight Dual Syste1970-10-016school integration; demotion; firing; militancy; protest; black educatorsEditorial about how people across the South are fighting for desegregation and equal pay and positions for black educators.
89The Southern PatriotNew Struggle in Harlan Co.1975-03-006black community, urban renewal, slums, discrimination, housing, racismThe black community of Georgetown are being forced out of their neighborhoods, which are being removed so businesses and shopping centers can be built.
90Southern PatriotLaurel Strike is Broken1968-01-011, 4, 5Taft, Robert; Hayes, Hulse; Kirk, Claude; Zellner, Bob; Minnis, Jack; Analauage, Robert; Jolly, J. D.; Ruffin, Susie; Ramsey, Claude; Collins, E.K.; Roley, Ronald F.Laurel, Mississippi; strike; efficiency experts; militancy; union; picket lines; black employees; Ku Klux Klan; Masonite Corporation; strike breakers; black involvement; black caucus; local 5-443; conspiracyThe seven month strike at the Laurel, Mississippi plant of the Masonite Corporation showed black employees how little the company cared for them, and exposed issues in the state system that was designed to block unions in Mississippi.
91Southern PatriotEarle Reacts to Desegregation1970-10-011, 8Greer, Ezra; King, James; Annis, Harold; Browder, James; Greer, Jackieschool desegregation; mass arrest; beatings; student walkout; police brutality; arrest; repression; picketingIn Earle, Arkansas the white leadership reacted violently to black protest of school desegregation that removed all symbols of black heritage and pride and demoted black employees.
92Southern PatriotEvicitions: Economic Pressures1965-12-00Vol. 23, No. 10, p. 1-2McCrackin, Maurice; McFerren, John; Carter, Bertha Mae; Eastland, Jamesblack eviction, black voter registration, civil rights, sharecropping, Operation Freedom, school integration, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1965 Voting Rights Act, Wilcox County, AlabamaEvictions of black across the South for registering to vote and integrating school systems. Focuses on Wilcox County, Alabama and wants it declared a disaster area.
93Southern PatriotVirginia Students Boycott Scho1972-11-156Simmons, Davidschool boycott; I.C. Norcum High School; school conversion; busing; United Black Students Association; black studies program; unemploymentStudents in Portsmouth, Virginia boycotted their school after a busing plan where they had to pay their own way, and the conversion of a prestigious all black school into a technical school.
94Southern PatriotGreensboro Garbage Strikes1970-09-015Gore, Gene; Hartle, Jack; Johnson, Nelson; Bailey, Thomas; Puson, Cecil; Frye, Henrygarbage worker strike; union recognition; wage increase; due check-off; black liberation; militancy; black pride; student rebellion; community unionAnalysis of the garbage worker strike in Greensboro, North Carolina and how black pride and consciousness helped to aid the strike.
95Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Clears The1967-02-016Carmichael, Stokelynonviolence; black powerReader, F. W. Stover, commends the _Southern Patriot_ for their January article about nonviolence and black power.
96Southern PatriotTwo Black Liberation Front Lea1971-03-014, 5Bryant, Wayland; Williams, Ronald; Bailey, Mel; Orange, David; Turner, Bernice; Cleaver, Eldridge; Robertson, Harold; Prosch, Gus; Wallace, Georgepolice brutality; assault; Alabama Black Liberation Front; victim blaming; eviction; discrimination; phone tapping; civil rights violation; inhumane jail conditions; arms cacheIn Birmingham, Alabama two Alabama Black Liberation Front Leaders were attacked by police and arrested for trying to help a local woman keep her house.
97Southern PatriotBlack Man Cleared of Killing W1971-04-015Chavis, John; Edwards, Buster; Teel, Robert; Marrow, Henryacquittal; shootingA black man in Oxford, North Carolina was acquitted of shooting a white man, which more than likely was influenced by the Teel Case.
98Southern PatriotIsaiah Hayes - Portait of a Ca1970-10-015Hayes, Isaiah; Hodges, Thomassteel worker; black candidate; lieutenant governor; Republic Steel; black vote; worker vote; NCAAP; strike; labor movementBiography of Isaiah Hayes, a black steel worker from Gadsden, Alabama, who is running for lieutenant governor.
99Southern PatriotSounding Board1972-06-015Shannon, Randy; Grant, Jim; McIntyre, Lionelracism, bussing, smokescreen, black liberation, Gallup poll, black power, school desegregationLawrence writes to the editor commending the article about bussing and racism.
100Southern PatriotFour Marines Get Token Sentenc1970-02-011Backstrom, Perry; McCall, Arthur; Terry, Oscar; Nickson, Charlesblack marines; conspiracy; rioting; court martial; breach of peace; assaultFour black marines were sentenced to only months in the brig instead of a possible 86 years for a fight in Memphis, Tennessee.
101Southern PatriotSchool Protest1965-10-00Vol. 23, No. 8, p.1Civil Rights, desegregation, tokenism, black protest arrestMore than 200 people, mostly high school students, were arrested for protesting facilities in all black high schools in Forrest City, AR.
102Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: The Wrong 1967-02-016Alloy, Evelynblack power, nonviolenceThe reader, Evelyn Alloy, congratulates the _Southern Patriot_ on its second analysis of black power.
103Southern PatriotBlack Activist is Drafted in M1971-03-011Smith, Jimmyblack candidate; draft; medical waiver; bia; repressionJimmy Smith, who ran for mayor in Port Gibson, Mississippi, was drafted into the army, in spite of a congenital back defect.
104Southern PatriotBlack Lung Problem is Worse1970-12-011, 5Meade, Henry; O'Brian, Edward; Rasmussen, Donald; Buff, I. E.; Boyle, Tony; Yablonski, Jock; Payne, Robert; Milker, Arnold; Osborne, ElbertAppalachia; coal mining; mine safety; black lung disease; coal dust; "Jones Report"; Social Security; mine explosion; widow; disabled minersThe continuing problem of black lung disease and the mine explosions and sealing the mine in Farmington, West Virginia proves that mine safety is not improving.
105Southern PatriotElection Notes1972-12-018Bond, Julian; Young, Andrew; Jordan, Barbara; Patterson, J. O.; McBride, Eddie; Kennedy, Arlon; Webster, Eddieracism; national referendum; black politiciansA report of the results of November elections and details of black politicians gaining office.
106Southern PatriotThe Continuing Struggle: Somet1968-01-017Minnis, Jackcivil rights; racial discrimination; equal employment; economic problems; poverty; living wageMinis discusses the difference between black and white incomes, and how a large percentage of black families live below the basic level of necessary income to simply live.
107Southern PatriotRoosevelt City, Ala. Setting a1970-11-018Rogers, Freddie; Billingsley, Orzellself-dermination; all black city; taxes; incorporation; Dominick Bill; independence; federal grant; economic problemsEditorial about the all black Roosevelt City, Alabama that chose to incorporate rather than be connected by Birmingham.
108Southern PatriotWilliam Kunstler1969-09-016ghetto; police brutality; black communityQuote by William Kunstler about white police control of black communities.
109Southern PatriotWilcox Co. Co-ops1970-04-016Thomas, Daniel H.; Edwards, William J.; Jones, Ireneblack voter registration; cooperative; economic independence; sewing co-op; Freedom quilting beeIn Wilcox County, Alabama, black citizens are gaining more power at the polls and more economic independence through co-operatives.
110Southern PatriotSchool Protest1965-10-011Civil Rights, Desegregation, Tokenism, Black Protest ArrestMore than 200 students, mostly high school, were arrested for protesting facilities in all black high school in Forrest City, AR.
111Southern PatriotDraft Used Against Black Candi1970-12-018Smith, Jimmy P.; Gordon, Williammayoral candidate; draft; conspiracyA black candidate is charging the draft board with conspiracy for ordering him to report for induction less than a month before the election for mayor that he was favored to win.
112Southern PatriotThe Month in Review: Black Cam1967-05-012Brown, Ben; Rose, Frank; Labat, Edgar; Poret, Clifton; Ali, Muhammed; Sumrall, John; Aiken, A. M.; Hirschkop, Philip; Carmichael, Stokelyblack colleges; student protest; draft board; communism; rape; death-row; racial arrest; farm workers strikeNews for the month of may.
113Southern PatriotUnhappy Success Story of Fayet1967-11-014poverty; freedom movement; voter registration; desegregation; violence; voting rights; Tennessee Voters' Council; militancy; black election; black magistrateIn Fayette County, Tennessee the struggle for civil rights has been successful to a small degree, but it has not achieved all of its intended goals.
114Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: She Says t1967-05-016Braden, Anne; Shields, Dorothy L.black power; civil rights movement; NVDAReader Dorothy Shields feels the question of the _Southern Patriot's_ support of the black power movement has not been answered.
115Southern PatriotCommunities Fight Police Bruta1970-12-017Finks, Golden; Bellamy, John; Ennis, Jerrychief of police; dismissal; murder; protest; demonstrations; police shooting; self-defenseIn Elm City, North Carolina and Portsmouth, Virginia black communities are fighting against police brutality and shootings of black youth.
116Southern PatriotStudents Reject Duke Settlemen1969-04-013Scott, BobDuke University; National Guard; student rebellion; tear gas; marches, SSOCThe black students of Duke University, asking for high black enrollment rates and an African American Studies program, were dissatisfied with the efforts made by the school.
117Southern PatriotHow Mississippi Robs Black Sch1970-06-017Anderson, Jack; Kirksey, H. Jay; Thompson, Rubyfalse statistics; public school education; illiteracy; poverty; census; desegregation; dropout ratesState officials in Mississippi have been trying to ignore new evidence of census fraud that was used on black, and poor white, students on the edge of illiteracy.
118Southern PatriotMore "People Power" Strengthen1966-11-018, 2Reynolds, Issac; Perez, LeanderCORE; Vietnam War; black power; school desegregation; civil rights; co-op; employment; police brutalityCORE is remaining strong in Louisiana and continues to fight for community improvement. However, there has been a shift to almost all black organizers, with only one white person remaining.
119Southern PatriotBlack Student Rebellions Conti1971-01-014school integration; black identity; school rebellion; walk-out; student demonstration; school closing; racism; discrimination; Ku Klux KlanReport of student protests and walk-outs in North and South Carolina.
120Southern PatriotBook Notes: "Look Out, Whitey"1968-09-012Lester, Juliusblack power; government; civil rights movementReview of Julius Lester's "Look Out, Whitey! Black Power's Gon' Get Your Mama."
121Southern PatriotN.C. Students Boycott Classes 1970-11-014Wallace, George; Lee, Wilson W.; Walters, Haroldstudent rebellion; black representation; Ku Klux Klan; cross burning; "pairing" plan; police brutality; walk-out; suspension; arrestTwo North Carolina high schools boycotted classes to gain black representation in extra-curricular activities.
122Southern PatriotElection Notes1972-10-012McMillian, John L.; Diggs, Charles; Jenrette, Joan; Leflore, John; Blount, Winton M.; Young, Andrew; Jordan, Barbaradefeat; black vote; youth vote; National Democratic Party of Alabama; black candidate; SCLCA review of election results and proceedings in the South.
123Southern PatriotFree After 58 days: 12 Jailed 1966-11-011, 6Moore, Howard; Williams, Dwight; Wilson, Johnney; Little, T. C.; Allen, Ivanblack imprisonment, draft protest, riot, racism, sit-ins, police violence, Vietnam War, civil rights, segregation, SNCC, Atlanta projectA group of 12 black men were imprisoned for 58 days for protesting draft into the Vietnam War.
124Southern PatriotSpindale Incident1970-06-017rebellion; Ku Klux Klan; poverty; race relations; police killings; police brutality; beatings; school integration; black education; racial conflictIn Spindale, North Carolina three days of rebellion ensued after the police beat a black war veteran to death, he was in their custody at the time.
125Southern PatriotRoberta Alexander1969-09-016Newton, Huey P.Black Panther Party; male supremacy; unityQuote by Roberta Alexander about women in the Black Panther Party.
126Southern PatriotReporting on the Movement1967-09-013Analauage, Robertcivil rights movement; voters registration; black power; violence; poor white community; ignoranceRobert Analauage explains how the freedom movement has changed over time, and his experiences with the changes in the black-white relationship.
127The Southern Patriot African Liberation Day May 241975-03-004Greenly, George; Locke, GeneALSC, African liberation day, imperialism, black-white unityAfrican Liberation day was celebrated throughout the South on May 24th. Several demonstrations were held and several guest speaker, spoke on a wide variety of topics affecting the black community in the US and in South Africa.
128Southern PatriotPeople's History1967-09-012Lewis, John L.; Cromwell, Suzannecivil rights movement; black history; ignorance; Mountain Education Program; povertySuzanne Cromwell states that organizers need to learn black history, which is kept from them by the state and local powers, in order to successfully help people.
129The Southern PatriotCourt Rejects 'Charlotte 3' Ap1973-10-008Grant Jim, Reddy R.J., Parker Charles, Shepp Frank, Agnew Spiroblack liberation movement, political prisoners, frame-up The Carolina Court of Appeals threw out the case of the Charlotte three, despite questionable witness testimony. Supporters believe they are being targeted because of their involvement in the black liberation movement.
130Southern PatriotLee Otis Johnson Still Behind 1969-09-015Johnson, Lee Otis; King, Ester; Lipschulz, Abbie; Read, Clark; Vance, Carol; Marshall, Thurgoodblack militancy; prison appeal; SNCC; marijuana conviction; national campaign; political prisonerThe campaign to free black militant Lee Otis Johnson from jail has increased.
131Southern PatriotWarrenton: Old Days Are Over1970-12-016Peller, Roger; Barholomew, Fred; Webb, Jeremiah; Balance, Frank; Chavis, Ben; White, Leonracism; Ku Klux Klan; plantation system; student protest; black economic development; black culture; marchIn Warrenton, North Carolina the system of oppression is changing as blacks demand equal treatment in integrated schools.
132The Southern Patriot African Liberation Day: Its Hi1973-10-006Ricks Willie, Carmichael Stokely, Brown Rap, Brooks Gwendolyn, Monroe EarlAfrican Liberation Day, Black power movement, unity, education, positivity, pan-AfricanismJim Grant writing from prison describes the events that took place on African Liberation day and its importance to the black liberation movement.
133Southern PatriotBoycott Is Still Effective Wea1972-09-013McBride, Eddyblack community; mass arrest; business boycott; indictment; racism; discrimination; jury biasA boycott of white businesses in Vicksburg, Mississippi has been 75% effective, and was started when a jury refused to indict a white man accused of molesting a 7-year-old black girl.
134Southern PatriotLocal Elections are Stolen1971-01-015Greer, Jackie; Greer, Ezrarace relations; black political power; white control; voter fraud; intimidationVoter fraud and intimidation in Earle, Arkansas caused two black candidates to lose their elections.
135Southern PatriotStudents, Labor form an Allian1966-05-011, 2Harvey, Oliver; Berson, Bob; Tornquist, Elizabeth; Brandon, PeterAmerican Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, SSOC, labor, black employment, CORE, Taft Hartley Act, automationThe students at Duke University fight to improve labor conditions and employment for black workers.
136Southern PatriotThe Movement Stirs Folk Reviva1965-12-011,3Reagan, Bernice. Garawan, Guy. Lomax, Alan. James, Willis Dr. Peacock, Willie. Block, Sam. McGee, William. Sherrod, Charles. Young, Andrew Rev. Bishop, Ruby.Black folk music, black culture, freedom movement, highlander center in Knoxville, TN, cultural festivals, civil rights movement, Student nonviolent coordinating committee, Newport Folk Foundation, Spirituals, Edwards Festival, Tuskegee InstituteExplains the revival of black folk music and culture throughout the South. Focuses on the Highlander Center in Knoxville, TN and their efforts to organize festivals and events to revive the style.
137Southern PatriotGirl, 18, Still on Death Row1970-01-017Hill, Marie; Scott, Bob; Stein, Adam; Bland, Bobblack slums; murder; appeal; gas chamber; death penalty; solitary confinementMarie Hill, an eighteen year old black girl declared mentally retarded at the age of twelve, is still sentenced to death as she appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court.
138Southern Patriot"The Issue is White Supremacy"1966-11-013black power; prejudice; white supremacy; Niagara Movement; NAACP; SCEF; integration; interracial action; violence; civil rights; free speechExplains the issue is not black power but white supremacy.
139Southern Patriot"Soul Institute" Thrives in Ea1971-01-011Greer, Jackie; Greer, Ezrablack education; student walk-out; threat; Soul Institute; school integration; busingBlack students in Earle, Arkansas protested the lack of school equality by walking out and forming the Soul Institute, which is thriving.
140Southern PatriotInterracial Coalitions: Proble1969-06-016Collins, WalterLaurel, Mississippi; GROW; interracial movement; interracial organizing; hostility; black-white relations; black power; police brutality; racism; strikeSpeech given at SCEF's New York Annual Meeting about interracial relations and problems from his experiences in Laurel, Mississippi.
141Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Atlanta Pr1968-05-016police; black colleges; violence; Vietnam War; race; poverty; President of Atlanta University CenterPresident of Atalanta University Centers asks the local police to stay out of black college campuses to prevent violence and allow students a safe place to express new ideas.
142Southern PatriotStudents and Black Campuses1967-03-012Cobb, Charlie; Cox, Cortland; Bevel, Dianestudent activism; SNCC; radicalization; draft; civil rightsBlack students across the south are trying to get their campuses to become more involved with the civil rights movement and encourage the radicalization of students.
143Southern PatriotAberdeen Boycott1970-09-014Walker, William; Lockett, James; Adams, Dan; Keady, W. C.business boycott; confederate flag; officer protestA full scale black boycott of white businesses in Aberdeen, Mississippi stems from the firing of two black police officers for refusal to wear uniforms or drive police cars with confederate flags on them.
144Southern PatriotThe Case for Seperate Schools1970-10-016Collins, Virginiaschool segregation; grassroots; SCEF; black leader; integration; firing; demotion; cirriculum; 14th amendment; ghetto; equal funding; imperialism; segregationistExplanation why black leader Virginia Collins feels school integration should not be the main focus of activists.
145Southern PatriotA Partial Victory1966-02-014Hunter, Charlie; King, C.B.; Hardin, John; Hunter, Willie; Ingram, Rosa Leeracial murder, black jury, segregation, jury biasCharlie Hunter was convicted of murder and sentenced to six years on prison by a predominantly black jury for shooting a white police officer in Ellaville, GA.
146Southern PatriotMaryland'd Dual Justice1967-02-014Howard, Joseph C.double standard; justice; racism; rapeA black assistant to the attorney general of Maryland spoke out against the double standard of justice for black men accused of rape of white women.
147Southern PatriotNC Students Rebel against Excl1970-10-017Fuller, Howard; White, Leonfurniture making; Ku Klux Klan; school integration; black involvement; extra-curricular activities; student protest; suspensionBlack students in Hickory, North Carolina are rebelling against being excluded from extra-curricular activities in newly integrated school.
148The Southern Patriot Machines Instead of People: To1973-10-001,7Cunningham Bob, Rapier MoeSit-down, P. Lorillard Company, automation, black-white unity, Tobacco, Tobacco Workers International Union, unionBlack tobacco workers in Louisville Ky. Staged a sit-down at P. Lorillard Company plant. They have 10 formal demands including promotion opportunities for blacks and an end to degrading terms.
149Southern Patriot...Fellow Prisoner Responds1972-04-015Collins, Walter; Reese, Michael; Bryant, Wayland; Williams, Ronald; Colbert, James, Fanon, Frantzrepression; Alabama Black Liberation Front; shootout; high bond; Black Panther Party; gun possession; illegal search; oppressionThe story of Michael Reese and how Walter Collins impacted him in federal prison.
150Southern PatriotFour Marines Face 86 Years1969-11-011, 8Backstrom, Perry; Terry, Oscar; McCall, Arthur; Nickson, Charles; Talton, Joeconspiracy; brig; Camp Lejeune uprising; Vietnam; riot; black marines; trialFour black marines face up to 86 years in the brig from charges relating to a fight and rumors of a riot on the base.
151Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Nothing to1967-02-016Carmichael, Stokely; Katz, AaronSNCC; unity; black Muslims; civil rights; vilenceA reader, Aaron Katz, complains that the _Southern Patriot_ did not criticize the SNCC or Stokely Carmichael for not encouraging black-white unity.
152Southern PatriotBlack Organizer Charges Murder1972-09-018Waddell, Joe; Chavis, BenBlack Panther Party; murder; prison official; Commission for Racial JusticeThe Commission for Racial Justice has charged that Joe Waddell was murdered, and did not die of a heart attack as stated by prison officials.
153Southern PatriotSchool Boycott Enters Third Mo1971-02-016school boycott; desegregation; busing; black school closing; school division; court injunctionStudents in East Arcadia, North Carolina are boycotting the busing of black students 42 miles, in one direction, to comply with desegregation.
154The Southern Patriot Revolt Spreads in S. Africa 1976-06-005Kruger, James; Fisher, Mike; Carter, RonSouth Africa, apartheid, revolt, black ideology, imperialism, Voster Regime. Revolts have broken out in S. Africa as a result of the harsh repressive nature of the pro-white apartheid government. S. African officials are blaming black ideology imported from the U.S. as the cause of the revolts.
155Southern PatriotSNCC Alters its Structure1968-09-011Stanford, Max; Newton, Huey; Carmichael, Stokely; Sellers, Cleve; Ferguson, Herman; Brown, RapSNCC; restructuring; repression; militant black leaders; persecution; racismAt their annual staff meeting in June, the SNCC restructured its organization to better fight repression and the persecution of militant black leaders.
156Southern PatriotEvictions: Economic Pressures 1965-12-011, 2McCradein, Maurice. McFerren, John. Carter, Mae Bertha. Eastland, James.black eviction, black voter registration, civil rights, sharecropping, Operation Freedom, school integration, SCLC, 1965 Voting Rights ActEvictions of blacks across the south for registering to vote and intergrating school systems. Focuses on Wilcox county AL and wants it declared a disaster area.
157Southern PatriotSeven Northern Leaders Study M1966-11-013King, Martin Luther, Jr.civil rights movement, racial justice, SNCC, CORE, black powerLeaders in the Northern Civil Rights movement face a crises over the new black power and it separation of the cause.
158Southern PatriotFederal Spying on Black Rep. E1971-06-012Graves, Curtis; Hoover, J. Edgarfederal spying; Texas state representative; Constitutional rights; phone tapping; police tacticsThe federal government has stopped spying on black Texas state representative after ten years.
159Southern PatriotBlack Political Party Builds F1971-06-018Rivers, L. Mendel; DeLee, Victoria; Broadwater, Thomas; Edwards, Jamesspecial election; United Citizen's Party; write-in' candidate; moderate; harassmentIn a special election in South Carolina, the black-oriented United Citizen's Party proved their growing power by gaining 10% of the vote.
160Southern PatriotDurhams' ACT - A Voice of the 1969-03-013Hicks, Basie; Hicks, Doug; Matlock, Cuba; Sharron, Shirley; Boyte, Harry C.; Landerman, Dick; Boyte, SaraACT; poverty; neighborhood council; SNCC; black liberation movement; federal funding; black-white relations; public housingACT, a new organization in Durham, North Carolina is trying to help poor white residents gain a voice in the community.
161Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Organizing1967-11-016Moroze, Lewis M.Newark, New Jersey; white-black relationshipReader Lewis Moroze explains the issues facing the city of Newark, New Jersey in terms of the white-black relationship.
162Southern PatriotVoorhees College Locks Out Stu1970-03-014McNair, Robert; Morris, J. Kenneth; Graham, Harry; Williams, Willie; Cambrill, Jerry; Potts, JohnVoorhees College; police occupation; Black Awareness Coordinating Committee; student boycott; federal fundingStudents at Voorhees College in South Carolina were locked out by local police and the National Guard after boycotting white leadership of the black school.
163Southern PatriotVoting Rights Bill1969-11-015Comer, William M.black voting rights; congressional stalling; voter registration; 1965 Voting Rights Bill; literacy testsMississippi Congressman William M. Colmer has successfully stalled the bill to protect black voting rights.
164Southern Patriot5,000 Students Protest Plan to1971-12-016college; reorganization plan; school consolidation; standardization; historically black college; Youth Organization for Black UnityStudents in North Carolina protested a state plan to consolidate state-supported universities under one board of directors. This would end racially identifiable schools in North Carolina.
165Southern PatriotWest Point Campaign1970-09-014Bluffington, John; Marshall, Barnes; Thomas, John, Jr.; Stanley, Seth; Whitley, CliftonSNCC; black campaign; conspiracy; shooting; murder; economic projectsIn West Point, Mississippi a vigorous campaign for black candidate John Bluffington was lost in a runoff election for mayor, but proves community involvement.
166Southern Patriot...And Tobacco Strike Ends It1971-11-014Frinks, Golden; Humphrey, HubertPitt County Movement; black tobacco workers; tenant farming; rebellion; working conditions; equality; wage rate; parade permit; police harassmentBlack tobacco workers in Farmville, North Carolina have extended the Pitt County Movement, asking to gain equal rights and better wages.
167Southern PatriotBlack Prisoner Burned to Death1972-12-015Richardson, Charles; Sanders, FletcherCentral Prison; murder; burning; negligenceBlack prisoner, Charles Richardson, was burned to death at Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina when white inmates poured a fiery liquid into his cell.
168Southern PatriotReturn to Campus: SNCC Seeking1966-06-011, 4civil rights, Southern Student Conference, black college, student protest, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, student rights, campus regulations, academic freedomA group of 20 predominantly black colleges met under the SNCC to discuss student rights and activity on college campuses across the South.
169Southern PatriotGeorgia Blacks Campaign1970-10-014Young, Andrew; King, C. B.; Glover, D. F.; Williams, Hosea; King, Lonnie; Sanders, CarlBlack Coalition; primary election; governor; anti-poverty; SCLC; bombing; run-off electionReverend Andrew Young won the Democratic nomination for U. S. Congress in a run-off election, but all other members of the Black Coalition lost their bids for nomination.
170The Southern Patriot Murderer of Black Man Freed1976-06-004Dupree, Sandra; Dickens, Harry Lee; Frinks, Goldenblack community, racism, Scotland Neck Movement for equal justice, demonstrations, murderSandra Dupree was found not guilty for first degree murder of Harry Lee Dickens, who was found shot in the back of the head. Demonstrations followed.
171Southern PatriotA New Approach to the White So1967-03-014Thrasher, Sue; Wells, Lyn; Webb, Lee; True, Jimcivil rights; white organizing, poor white southerners; poverty; Southern Mountain Project; racial alliance; black-white issue; SSOC; SNCC; SDSThe white community is seeking a new way to be involved with the civil rights movement and address the black-white issue between civil rights workers.
172Southern PatriotBook Notes1972-01-012Patterson, William L.; Brown, William Wells; Jefferson, Thomasautobiography; black president's daughter; slaveryReview of William L. Patterson's autobiography _The Many Who Cried Genocide_, William Wells Brown's _Clotel, or the President's Daughter_ and _Ebony Pictorial History of Black America_ issued by Johnson Publishing Co.
173Southern PatriotPatriot Reporter Gets 25-Year 1972-09-011Grant, James; Reddy, T. J.; Parker, Charles; Snepp, Frank; Ferguson, James; Allison, William H., Jr.; Scott, Bobstable fire; prison sentence; bias testimony; guilty verdict; picket; racism; politics; political oppression; black activism; amnestyThree black activists, including Jim Grant a _Patriot_ reporter, were given long prison sentences related to a horse barn burning.
174The Southern Patriot Pensacola: Center of Repressio1975-03-001,2Shelton, Robert; Wallace, George; Blackwell, Wendell; Raines, Douglass; Untriener, Royalrepression, racism, KKK, Unexplained deaths, vigilante violence, volunteer riders, black community, the peoples movementPensacola FL. Several demonstrations held by both the black community and the Klan have raised tensions in the community. The Demonstrations have sprouted from what some believe as officially sanctioned vigilante violence and oppression of minorities.
175Southern PatriotPolice Killing Sparks Ayden Mo1971-11-014Murphy, William Earl; Day, Billy; Bloom, Eli; Frinks, Golden; Scott, Bob; Paul, Jerrypolice killing; movement arrest; indictment refusal; civil action; police brutality; racism; harassment; protest; march; bombing; curfewThe murder of a black man by police in Ayden, North Carolina, sparked rebellion and bombing in the small town. The black community is united like never before.
176Southern PatriotGainesville's Most Dangerous P1968-09-015Thomas, Carol; Waller, Joe; Wilcox, Levi; Lee, Joe Frank; Dawkins, Jackjail; black militants; resisting arrest; violence; ghetto; demonstrations; poverty; racism; black-white unity; solitary confinementCarol Thomas was sentenced to six months in jail for resisting arrest without violence. She is being used as a scapegoat by the city to try to end demonstrations and organizers.
177Southern PatriotGrassroots Politics in Alabama1970-10-011, 4Cashin, John; Wallace, George; Hayes, Isaiah; Boone, Richard; Watkins, MervlineNational Democratic Party of Alabama; black candidates; unequal taxation; Wallace-Carter Act; Welfare Rights MovementThe National Democratic Party of Alabama has many black candidates running under the independent party banner. Several are projected to win.
178Southern PatriotCola Miners' Strike Shakes Wes1969-04-011, 8Moore, Arch; Rockefeller, John D., IV; Buff, I. E.; Wells, Hawley; Rasmussen, Donald; Hechler, Ken; Boyle, W. A.; Brooks, Charlescoal mining; labor militancy; black lung disease; strike; United Mine Workers; rebellionMiners in West Virginia struck to demand help with the treatment and prevention of black lung disease. The senate passed a bill on the issue but ignored the miners' demands.
179Southern PatriotAppalachian Meeting Attracts 61968-06-018Young, Andrew; Atcheley, Clifford; Fleming, Billy Ray; Fulcher, Robert; Johnson, ClistonPoor People's Campaign; black-white unity; Community Action Federation; racism; Appalachians; welfare; non-violence; head startA group of both black and white Appalachian residents met as part of the Poor People's Campaign to discuss issues with welfare and other governmental programs.
180Southern PatriotAyden Struggle Continues1972-01-016Abernathy, Ralph; Frinks, Golden; Kirby, Georgepolice killing; arrest; demonstration; state of emergency; march; mass rally ban; high sentence; Pitt County movement; constitutionality; Rights of White People; white supremacyProtests and demonstrations still continue in the Pitt County movement as black activists still want justice for the police killing of a black man five months prior.
181Southern PatriotBehind Rap Brown's Trial: Hist1970-04-013Featherstone, Ralph; Brown, Rap; Payne, William; Tubman, Harriet; Richardson, Gloria; Adams, Elaine; Stafford, Emerson; Carmichael, Stokely; Wise, Stanley; Yates, William B., IIItrial; racism; arson; militancy; black population; SNCC; protest; semi-martial law; Black Action Federation; speech; shooting; Kerner commissionEditorial about the history of the Civil Rights struggle in Cambridge, Maryland and how Rap Brown came to speak there.
182Southern PatriotEmbracery Case to be Heard1970-11-014Honey, Mike; Allen, Martha"Black Six;" embracery; protest; freedom of the press; U.S. Court of AppealsThe case against Mike Honey and Martha Allen have a federal court hearing for the charges of embracery against them for protesting the "Black Six" trial.
183The Southern Patriot Louisville Racism Linked to Ci1976-04-004,5Pugh, Luebreta; Sloane, Harvey; Cough, Johnracism, busing, desegregation, black community, harassment, police brutality, declaration, independence from bigotryDuring the 1st year of busing for school desegregation, the black community of Louisville has faced almost constant harassment and brutality from police and other city officials.
184Southern PatriotProtests Free Five N. C. Youth1969-09-011, 8King, Martin Luther, Jr.; Lassiter, Thomas; Scott, Bob; Bickett, William Y.; Penny, Leonhard labor; damage; harshness; pardon; fairness; black youth; Ku Klux Klan; Committee for Equal Justice; interracial poverty programFive black youth, sentenced to twelve years hard labor for less than $100 in damage to a Klan building, were pardoned by the governor after mass protests.
185The Southern Patriot In Mississippi Mass Protest in1974-10-001,8Young, Butler Jr; Shaw, Ronniepolice brutality, racism, united league of Marshall county, economic boycott, police harassment, injunctionAfter police killed Butler Young Jr. after a hit-and-run accident, the black community began an intense protest and economic boycott in Byhalia Miss. SO far they have managed to have the police involved charged with the killing of Young, elected a black o
186Southern PatriotUnited Front Against Fascism1969-09-016, 7Newton, HueyBlack Panther Party for Self-Defense; fascism; Resurrection City; criticism; Progressive Labor Party; united front; police control; SNCCOverview of the National Conference for a United Front Against Fascism in Oakland, California, hosted by the Black Panther Party for Self Defense.
187Southern PatriotSouthern Student Movement Seek1966-04-011, 4SSOC, civil rights, freedom movement, organizing white communities, black nationalism, SNCC, Southern Mountain Project, Vietnam War, Black Panther movement, integrationThe annual spring conference of the Southern Student Organizing Committee decided it needed to try to organize more white communities and focus on the growing protest against the Vietnam War.
188Southern PatriotCarolina Activist Jailed Again1972-04-018Chavis, Ben; Patrick, Marvin Eugene; Cumber, Harry; Shepard, Anne; Williamson, H. E.high bond; arrest; black liberation movement; repression; protest; murder; Rights of White People; vigilante; student demonstrationAfter a long period in jail due to extremely high bond, Reverend Ben Chavis is back after his release. They are accusing the police of a conspiracy to crush the black liberation movement in North Carolina.
189Southern PatriotStrike Wave Hits Atlanta1972-11-011, 4White, Fred; Ponder, Joe; Grogan, Nan; Radford, Sarah; Washington, Gary; Bailey, H. G.; Benatar, Leo; Holley, W. W.; Miller, Shermanwildcat strike; Sears & Roebuck; discrimination; business boycott; arrest; walkout; union representation; preferential treatment; firing; Mead Packaging Coproration; SCLC; red-baiting; solidarity; racial unityWaves of black cat strikes have occurred across Atlanta, when black employees demanded better treatment and no discrimination. Most were successful.
190Southern PatriotPolitics of Coalition Behind t1968-09-011, 8Evers, Charles; Ramsey, Claude; Guyot, Laurence; Kennedy, Robert; Carter, Hodding, III1968 National Democratic Convention; Loyal Democrats of Mississippi; black-white unity; black delegates; discrimination; voter fraud; Loyalist CoalitionIssues of equality is the Mississippi Democratic Party as the only delegates are white and they face issues of fraud and discrimination at the polls.
191The Southern Patriot Birmingham Steps Up Drive To C1973-03-003Cannon Charles, Warren Jack Jr., Williams Ronnie, Bryant Wayland,Alabama Black Liberation Front (ABLF), Concerned Citizens for Justice (CCJ), CIO, racismCharles Cannon an active member of the ABLF was accused and convicted of murdering Jack Warren Jr. Despite Witness testimony to the contrary. His conviction is considered an attempt to crush the black liberation front in Alabama.
192Southern PatriotMine Safety Fight Begins at Gr1969-02-013Nader, Ralph; Buff, I. E.; Hechler, Ken; Nunn, Louie; Hubbard, Walter, Jr.; Anderson, Clinton; Kirkpatrick, H. N.; Handley, Cletus; Gibson, Thomasmining; Appalachian coal fields; mine safety; black lung disease; United Mine Workers of AmericaA grassroots movement has begun to improve coal mining safety and helping to prevent occurrences of black lung disease.
193Southern PatriotThe Governor's Men1970-01-014Williams, John Bell; Carmichael, Gilbert E.; Brunin, Ed; Hearin, Robert M.; Johnson, Russ M.; Dantzler, A. H.; Biddy, J. Harold; Levingston, Sidney; Scribner, J. R.; Layton, Kenneth C.black and poor coalition; Mississippi power structure; Hurricane Camille; Governor's Emergency Council; building codes; discrimination; corruption; criticismA coalition of black and poor people are highly critical of Mississippi's power structure's plan for the Gulf Coast.
194The Southern Patriot In Hamlet, N.C. Police Shootin1975-04-001Scott, Rhonda; Bryant, James; Covington, Earlpolice brutality, excessive force, demonstration, racism, fire bombings, KKK, black communityRhonda Scott was shot in the back by police sgt. Earl Covington. Members of the black community marched on city hall and demanded that Covington be fired and charges brought against him. He was later dismissed from the police force.
195The Southern Patriot Black Sailors Framed in Norfol1973-03-003McIntosh Mark, Sweatt James, Taylor Bruce, Jones DavidThe US Navy, Camp Allen Brig, Norfolk Naval Base, racism, court-marital, mistreatment of prisonersThe US Navy is accused of court-martialing black men who were framed due to their in involvement in a disturbance at the Camp Allen Brig at Norfolk Naval base
196Southern PatriotElection in West Tennessee Ret1966-09-011magistrates, black election, voter registration, West Tennessee Voter's Project, civil rightsNine black magistrates were elected in west TN after years of struggle for voter registration.
197Southern PatriotConnie Tucker Convicted: Faces1971-04-015Tucker, Connie; Favors, Otha; Favors, Sharon; Taylor, Alexpossession of marijuana; Junta of Militant Organizations; police harassment; police raid; black nationalismConnie Tucker, a black activist, was convicted of marijuana possession and sentenced to five years in spite of the fact that police could not produce the marijuana.
198The Southern PatriotKiller Police: The People Figh1973-12-006Elton Hays, Thomas Turley, Darrell Cain, Santos Rodriguez, David Rodriguez, Ronald JoycePolice brutality, racism, black community, civilian review board, repressionSeveral communities throughout the south have been rocked by police brutality scandals. Members of the communities, especially the black community have decided to fight back by demanding federal investigations and a civilian review board.
199The Southern Patriot Students Boycott 1974-11-006McArthur, Walter; Swantic, Gene; Rowlette, Bobstudent boycott, lamar county, racismBlack students from Lamar County went on a two week boycott of classes. Some of their main demand was the hiring of a black vice-principal and the firing of the white assistant principal Gene Swantic. The school board hired Walter McArthur but refused to
200Southern PatriotPeople's Candidates Confront K1972-04-011, 3Smith, Bessie; Perkins, Carl; Worthington, Bill; Carter, Tim LeeAppalachian political system; election; corruption; coal interest; coal industry; welfare program; poverty war; strip mining; safety enforcement; guaranteed annual income; black involvement; Black Lung Association; law enforcement; racismExplanation why Bessie Smith and Bill Worthington are running for office in Kentucky, and how they want to defeat the coal mining elite.
201Southern PatriotSCEF Couple Charged with Embra1970-01-016Honey, Mike; Allen, Martha; McSurely, Alan; McSurely, Margaret; Schroering, Edwin A., Jr.; Richardson, Charles R.; Reid, Manfred; Braden, Anneprotest; persecution; embracery; "Black Six", Southern Committee Against Repression; ghetto uprising; conspiracyMike Honey and Martha Allen are being charged with embracery, or trying to influence the jury, for protesting the trial of the "Black Six", associated with a 1968 ghetto uprising.
202The Southern Patriot Textile Strikers are Holding F1973-06-001,4White Herbert, McCutchen Carmela, Mercer Norma Jean, Simkins Modjeska Textile workers union of America (TWUA), oneita knitting mills, racism, black-white unity, SCEF, union, strike, boycottThe Oneita Textile strike is into its 7th month. Strikers have refused to backed down from their demands of better pay and working conditions. Black and white workers have banned together to fight the strike breaking tactics of the mill owners.
203Southern PatriotPeople's Candidates Confront K1972-04-011, 3Franklin, Walter Burton; Snuffer, Noelmining; black lung disease; political bosses; health issues; Pocahontas Coal Company; politician honesty; miner benefits; regulation enforcement; taxation; strip mining legislationDetails of the candidates running in West Virginia trying to improve conditions for miners. Walter Burton Franklin wants to help those with black lung disease, while Noel Snuffer wants a new tax structure.
204Southern PatriotCollins Case Sparks Protest Ag1970-12-011, 8Collins, Watler; Collins, Virginia; Garment, Leonard; Sedler, Robert A.; Shuttlesworth, Fred; Gutknecht, David; Mulloy, Joseph; Welsh, Elliotblack liberation movement; arrest; draft system; racism; draft refusal; appeal; Supreme Court refusal; draft resistance; petition; presidential amnesty; conscientious objectorSupport is building across the South against all white racist draft boards after black liberationists Walter Collins was arrested and sentenced to five years for draft refusal.
205Southern Patriot"Grass Roots People Did It"1969-09-013Saunders, Bill; Moultrie, Mary; Simmons, Rosetta; McCord, William; Thurmond, Strom; Rivers, Mendel; Finch, Robert; Abernathy, Ralph; Bennett, Isaiahmilitant organizers; Charleston hospital workers' strike; union organization; SCLC; black community; community prideA group of grass roots organizers in Charleston, South Carolina was able to form a union in and call a strike of black hospital workers.
206Southern PatriotPortrait of a Mountaineer1968-04-015Fulcher, Robert; King, Martin Luther, Jr.poverty; poverty programs; black-white relationship; unity; common bond; Poor People's Campaign; racismStory of Robert Fulcher, a poor white West Virginia mountain native, that saw his common bond with his black neighbors through poverty and became included to the point of an invitation to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s funeral.
207Southern PatriotPeople's Protest Frees Prisone1972-06-011, 8Stroud, Jay; Chavis, Ben, Joyner, Irv; Shepard, Anne; Kirby, George; Grant, James; Ferguson, James; Harmon, John; Chavis, Elizabethmistrial, conspiracy, grocery store burning, insurrection, black liberation movement, bail reduction, protest, SCLC, high bond, court bias, Rights of White PeopleTen black activists and one white woman were freed after a mistrial after the prosecuting attorneys illness and protests against their high bond.
208Southern PatriotLouisville Panther Case: Story1972-11-018Nicholson, S. Rush; Simmons, Benjamin; Blakemore, William; Baines, Larry; Allison, William H., Jr.; Mosen, Ellen; Schroering, Edwin; Gaynor, Gary; Howard, Jackie; Alexander, G. T.; Jones, Herb; Zollincorruption; race baiting; frame up; Black Panther Party; armed robbery; arrest; drug addiction; high bailEditorial about the case against seven people associated with the Black Panther Party and how it is a frame up to stop their campaign against drug addiction in Louisville.
209Southern PatriotThe Summer in Review1971-09-014Boyle, Tony; Tijerina, Reis; Collier, Jo Etha; Swan, Jimmy; Evers, Charles; Bond, Julian; Mathis, Hazle; Mathis, Van Lee, JR.; Anderson, Leon; Russ, Cornell; Bryant, Wayland; Williams, Ronald; Honey, union welfare and retirement fund; voter fraud; militancy; voter registration; shooting; Southern Black Caucus; SCLC; Republic of New Africa; gun battle; police shooting; Alabama Black Liberation FrontReview of the events that took place over the summer that relate to civil rights and militancy.
210Southern PatriotMountain People Protest "Unful1971-12-018Hamilton, James M.; Whitehead, Donald; Johnson, Billy-Jean; Hall, Evla; Cooper, Leon; Frazure, Nickmountaineers; Appalachian Regional Commission; black lung benefits; Family Assistance Plan; march; grass roots movement; hunger; road conditionsA group of 300 mountain people went to Washington, D.C. in order to confront the government on unfulfilled promises of black lung benefits, Appalachian Regional Commission and the Family Assistance Plan.
211Southern PatriotSong Festival Troupe Draws Cro1966-04-012Romaine, Anne; Hillary, Mable; West, Hedy; Ritchie, Edna; Brown, Pearly; Turner, Gil; Reagan, Bernice; Chandler, Len; Joyner, Charles; Fletcher, Frank; Seager, Peteart, music, folk songs, Southern Student Organizing Committee, integration, black spirituals, hill music, Foggy Mountain BoysThe Southern Song Festival, organized by the Southern Student Organizing Committee, drew crowds across the south performing traditional music, from black to white to mountain music.
212Southern PatriotTenants Win Housing Control1970-01-011, 8Willis, William R.; Edwards, Earle; McCray, Ernest; Stalls, Sonny; Watson, Ivy; Robinson, Jesse; Mitchel, Annie; Johnson, Stevemilitant rent strike; all-black community; Harlem Tenants Association; poverty; low income housing; U.S.Sugar Corporation; tenements; Clewiston Housing Authority; Farmers Home Administration; rental housing; federal fundingTenants in the all black south Florida community of Harlem won control of their housing from the U.S. Sugar Corporation through a militant rent strike.
213The Southern Patriot Memorial to a Grass-Roots lead1973-04-002Burch William R.United Electrical Workers (UE) Memorial fund, SCEF, Black-White unity, unionistMemorial fund in the memory of William R. Burch leader of the United Electrical workers. Advocate for workers rights and black-white unity. Proceeds of the memorial fund will go to SCEF.
214The Southern Patriot On Eve of Charvis Trial: Bomb 1973-06-001,6Charvis Rev. Ben, Hicks Mollie, Hicks Leatrice, Davis Angela, Simmons Judi, Holshouser James, Wright CliftonBomb, White vigilante terror, protest, frame-up, commission for racial justice (CRJ), SCEF, black liberation movement, Charvis trial, rights of white people (ROWP), the wilmington journal Black Liberation activist Rev. Ben Charvis is falsely accused of murder after the fact, of a young boy. Clifton Wright was shot after a protest in 71'. A newspaper supporting Charvis cause, the Wilmington journal was bombed.
215Southern PatriotThe Cone Union Drive - One Yea1968-05-013Marley, Blondzie; Younts, J. B.; Torrain, Walter; Torrain, Linda; Crisman, James; Rumley, JimCone textile mills; union drive; workers' rights; Textile Workers' Union of America; strike; black-white unityThe drive to unionize cotton mills in North Carolina has failed due to the lack of support from the Textile Workers' Union of America and a lack of black-white unity.
216Southern PatriotROWP Invades Black Community1972-02-016Chavis, Ben; Hicks, Mollie; Hicks, Leatrice; Walker, Johnny; Wright, Clifton EugeneRights of White People (ROWP); white power attack; federal transfer; accessory to murderThe Rights of White People, a white supremacist group, moved its headquarters to the middle of the black community and the three charged with accessory to the murder of Clifton Eugene Wright asked that their case be moved to federal court.
217Southern PatriotABLF Trials Postponed1971-04-012Bryant, Wayland; Williams, Ronaldtrial postponed; Alabama Black Liberation FrontThe trials of Wayland Bryant and Ronald Williams of the Alabama Black Liberation Front have been postponed until May.
218Southern PatriotThe MFD Story: How Rank and Fi1972-09-014, 5Yablonski, Joseph; Boyle, Tony; Lewis, John L.; Grills, Horbert; Statler, Ronnie; Bryant, William; Payne, Robert; Savitskey, Bill; Hutchinson, Ray; Miller, Arnold; Danial, LeviUnited Mine Workers; reform; Miners for Democracy; presidential election; labor militancy; picket movement; Black Lung Association; compensation; coal industry; corruption; black list; disability benefits; murder; district autonomyA history of the problems with the United Mine Workers corruption and how it spurred rank and file miners to form Miners For Democracy to fight the coal industry.
219Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Scholarshi1969-05-016black journalists; scholarshipsReader Frank Adams alerts others to an available scholarship.
220Southern PatriotBook Notes1965-12-00Vol. 23, No. 10, p. 2Gelders Stern, Emma; Sugarman, Tracy; Baker, Ella; Shuttleworth, Fred L.; Baum, Betty; Grossman, NancyCivil Rights Movement, SCEF, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Patricia Crosses Town, I Have A Dream, school integration, desegregation, Black Belt Schools: Beyond Desegregation, Equal Opportunity in Farm Programs: An Appraisal of Services RendereBooks recently published. "I Have A Dream" by Emma Gelders, "Patricia Crosses Town" by Betty Baum, "Black Belt Schools: Beyond Desegregation" from the Southern Regional Council, and by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights "Equal Opportunity in Farm Program
221Southern PatriotNo Monolith1966-05-012politics, SNCC, civil rightsSNCC issued a statement against forming all black political parties.
222Southern PatriotTwo Meetings...Two Reports1966-05-014Collins, Virginia; Hamlett, EdAfrican American Festival, civil rights, SSOC, black/white relationsIntroduces the two articles about two meetings taking place in the south.
223Southern PatriotNews Brief1972-06-016Smith, David Charles; Featherstone, Al; Rece, Ellisnot guilty; murder; Qunioy 5; Black Afro Militant Movement; firebombingBrief review of the past month's news events.
224Southern PatriotHow To Help1965-12-011Eviction, Black Voting, Emergency Aid, Operation FreedomTells readers where to send emergency aid to blacks evicted from the South for voting.
225Southern PatriotHow To Help1965-12-00Vol. 23, No. 10, p. 1eviction, black voting, emergency aid, Operation FreedomTells readers where to send emergency aid to blacks evicted from the South for voting.
226Southern PatriotBook Notes1971-10-012Guffy, Ossie; LEdner, Carylpoverty; welfareReview of _Ossie: The Autobiography of a Black Woman_ By Caryl Ledner.
227Southern PatriotNews Brief1972-09-012McCall, Willis; Askew, Reubin; Waller, WilliamStrike; unlawful tactic; black candidates; racism; comprehensive health centerA review of the past month's news and events.
228Southern PatriotBlacks Defend Themselves Again1971-01-011raid; school altercation; self-defense; racism; vigilantes; media coverageThe black community in Knightdale, North Carolina used armed self defense to protect itself from vigilante white extremists.
229Southern PatriotWhy Some Don't Vote in Alabama1966-05-013black voting, civil rights, eviction, voter registrationBlacks in Dallas County, AL were evicted for voting or registering to vote.
230Southern PatriotBook Notes1972-12-012Domhoff, G. William; Rawick, George P.; Genovese, Eugene; Elein, Aaron E.; Chevigny, Paul; Bishop, Jimelection; slave narrative; black scientists; police provocationA review of five newly published books.
231Southern PatriotN.C. Activists Set Up African 1971-10-012Chavis, BenKlan; Cross; Pan-AfricanismIn Wilmington, North Carolina, Klansmen were seen erecting a cross in front of the First African Congregation of the Black Messiah.
232Southern PatriotA program for the White South1967-09-012Grass Roots Organizing Work Project (GROW); poverty; black-white relationship; educationBob and Dottie Zellner explain the purpose behind GROW.
233Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: The Death 1967-04-016McCrackin, MauriceVietnam War; non-violence; SNCC; black powerReader discusses shift in American youth since 1960, due to the Vietnam War, causing an end to the use of non-violence.
234Southern PatriotInstead of Gun Running1968-04-017Brown, Rapgenocide; arms; guns; combat; McClellan Committee; anti-riot laws; oppression; racismThe essay explains how the people living in black neighborhoods can prevent violence through means other than guns and arming themselves.
235Southern PatriotPoor Folks Talk: A Dialogue in1968-03-013Minnis, Jack; Zellner, BobGrass Roots Organizing Work; poverty; food stamps; black-white relationshipExcerpts from a dialogue taken in New Orleans, LA at SCEF's Grow Projects workshop.
236Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: The Drift 1967-08-016Stone, I. F.civil rights; violence; police brutality; fascism; poverty; ghettoReader believes the violence and indifference toward the American black population shows a shift in the country toward a more fascist state.
237Southern PatriotBiography of a Neglected Hero1968-10-012Higginson, Thomas Wentworth; Meyer, Howard N.First South Carolina Volunteers; abolition; women's rightsA review of _Colonel of Black Regiment_ written by Howard N. Meyer.
238The Southern Patriot RNA sends message to whites1973-12-006John Marshall, Brother Hekima Republic of New Africa (RNA), RNA-11 campaign, black-white unity, plebiscite, self-defense,the people's willRNA leader Imari Abubakari Obadele I releases a statement on the nature of the goals of the RNAs work in Mississippi.
239Southern PatriotTexas Jails its Militants1968-10-011Jackson, Larry; McMillan, Ernest; Stroud, JoshSNCC; SDS; Afro-Americans for Black Liberation; organizing; jail; anti-labor lawOfficials in Texas are using arrests to control organizations and organizers in their state.
240Southern PatriotSunflower Elections Set1967-01-012Eastland, James O.; Nystrom, Sandraelection; black voting; segregationSpecial elections will be held in Sunflower County, Mississippi to have a fair vote because blacks were essentially barred from the previous one.
241Southern PatriotNotes From MIssissippi1968-05-014Jones, Suzie; Hamer, Fannie Loupoverty; SCLC; black teachers; police violence; sharecroppers; unityNotes the efforts of the poor people in Mississippi to help their neighbors in need of food and assistance.
242Southern PatriotBlack Youth Says: "School Dese1971-02-017school control; public schools; poverty; indoctrination; media; racism; class discrimination; oppressionEditorial about the control of students being the true issue in education, not integration.
243Southern PatriotForman Book Casts Piercing Lig1972-10-012Forman, JimSNCC; revolution; 1964 Mississippi Summer Project; Southern MovementReviews Jim Forman's book: _ The Making of Black Revolutionaries_.
244Southern PatriotThe Sound of Fascism1972-12-015Paul; Jerryprotest; jail; high school race issuesThe judge in Wilson, North Carolina sent six black youths to prison fro six months after a racially motivated fight at their high school.
245Southern PatriotPoverty Kills Two Soldiers1968-05-014Tate, Charles; McDaniel, AndrewPoor People's Campaign; Vietnam WarTwo young, poor black boys from Memphis, Tennessee were killed in Vietnam after enlisting in the army because they could not find work elsewhere.
246Southern PatriotThe Road Ahead1969-11-017Memphis demonstration; black women beaten; school desegregation; voter registration; tent city; Operation Freedom; McFerren's GroceryEditorial about the Memphis demonstrations and the effect on upstart McFarren's Grocery.
247Southern PatriotDemonstrations in New Orleans.1967-02-014Collins, Virginiaprotest; South Africa; exports; black labor; SCEFProtests in New Orleans for trade with South Africa.
248Southern PatriotBook Notes1971-06-012Forman, Jamesblack movement; SNCC; speeches; papersReview of _The Political Thought of James Forman_, a collection of his speeches and papers.
249Southern PatriotPamphlets1970-09-012_Appeal to Reason_; Committee of Correspondence; unity; liberation movement; anti-war movement; oppression; _Lessons of Laurel_; _Lessons of Louisville_; Black SixReview of recently published pamphlets.
250The Southern Patriot Election Results: Black and Ch1974-11-008Ford,Harold E; Morris, Jackvote, election, left parties, voter fraud Several left parties with minority candidates won in state and local elections.
251The Southern Patriot -- SpeciaSouthwide Mobilization Draws B1976-05-002Tyler, Garydemonstration, black freedom struggle, discrimination, racism, political powerA massive demonstration to free Gary Tyler will be held on July 24 in New Orleans.
252Southern PatriotHouston Militant Sentenced to 1968-10-014Johnson, Lee OtisSNCC; Black Panther Party; arrest; repression; police brutalityLee Otis Johnson was sentenced to thirty years in prison for one marijuana cigarette.
253Southern Patriot"We Shall Overcome Our Hatred"1967-04-017Carmichael, Stokely; Lewis, John L.; Maddox, LesterSNCC; black power; human rights; racial violenceJohn McCarthy, correspondent, calls white readers to overcome their prejudices in order to facilitate integration.
254Southern Patriot"Stand Up Together Or Hang Sep1967-03-017Hamer, Fannie Lou; Kinoy, Arthursegregationist election; HUAC; Vietnam War; ghettos; Sunflower, MississippiArthur Kinoy calls for all Americans to support the efforts of black civil rights leaders because it is essential to improve the country as a whole.
255Southern PatriotReprot on the Schools1971-01-014desegregation; discrimination; civil rights; Race Relations Information Center Survey; firing; demotion; black principals; school boycott; over crowding; government acceptanceGeneral report on the school discrimination and protests across the south.
256The Southern Patriot 'You can come back and win': H1973-09-001,5Westinghouse plant, united electrical, radio, and machine workers of America (UE), black-white unityWestinghouse union members describe their working conditions before becoming unionized. Workers banned together to fight off the red/race baiting tactics of the company.
257The Southern Patriot State Stalls on Charlotte Thre1974-03-008Grant, Jim; Reddy, T.J.; Parker, Charles; Washington, DavidCharlotte three, hearing, delays, black liberation movementThe attorneys for the prosecution of the Charlotte three have asked for another postponement in the hearing of the Charlotte three.
258Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Revolt at 1968-03-016Black, WilliamFort Jackson; Vietnam War; soldier resistance; meditationSoldiers at Fort Jackson have begun to have doubts concerning the Vietnam War, and were arrested when they tried to express their feelings in the base chapel.
259Southern PatriotBlack and White Strikers in Lo1972-04-018McClarity, Herbert; Champagne, E. J.; Spock, Benjaminstrike; poverty; serfdom; unionization; People's Party; picket line; store boycottAbout seventy city employees in Franklin, Louisiana are on strike to allow unions and improve wages and living conditions.
260Southern PatriotA Reader Asks: "Where Do You S1966-12-017Carmichael, Stokely; Meredith, JamesSNCC; SCEF; militancy; protest; black power; riot; integrationReader questions the _Southern Patriot_ on its position about its coverage of SNCC and its shift toward militancy.
261Southern PatriotMemphis Militants Come Under A1969-05-013Lawson, James; Turks, Royprotest; garbage strike; sit-in; Community on the Move for Equality; militancy; arrest; liberation; SCLC; the InvadersThe most militant black group in Memphis, the Invaders, has come under attack from local officials for the recent protests and demonstrations.
262Southern PatriotThe Ben Chaney Case1970-06-016Chaney, Ben; Chaney, Fannie Lee; Chaney, James; Scwerner, Michael; Goodman, Andrewmurder; arrest; Ku Klux Klan; CORE; car theft; black powerBen Chaney is charged with murder based on very little evidence.
263Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Guaranteed1969-09-017Forman, JamesBlack Manifesto; guaranteed annual income; povertyReader Otto Nathan wants attention brought to the issue of a guaranteed national annual income.
264The Southern Patriot Houston GE Workers Fight Compa1974-02-008Eisenberg, SteveAFL-CIO(IUE), safety, racism, union, workers action movement, black-white unity, discrimination, trusteeshipDetailed account of what the workers at the GE central air conditioning plant in Texas accomplished before they were forced into trusteeship.
265The Southern Patriot Judicial Victory But No Freedo1976-01-004Mackenzie, John; Spratley,Frank Leediscrimination, all-white juries, jury composition, racismFourth U.S. circuit court of appeals has ruled that a black man can appeal a conviction by an all-white jury on the grounds of discrimination.
266Southern PatriotDraft Resister Goes On Trial1972-06-016Collins, Walter; Rainey, Joedraft resistance; Black Workers' Congress; U.S. ImperialismJoe Rainey has now become the target of the government as they seek to make an example of him for draft resistance. He faces up to ten years in prison.
267Southern PatriotBrown's "Crime" and Punishment1968-06-017Brown, Rap; Carmichael, Stokely; Kunstler, William; Mitchell, Lansinggun charge; political trial; SNCC; office bombing; conspiracy; arson; federal investigationRap Brown was targeted by the government for being a militant black leader, and they used the law and court system to control his movements.
268Southern PatriotNews Brief1972-12-013McCall, Willis; Jenness, Linda; Pulley, Andrew; Obadele, Imari; Allison, Jefferyterrorism; bus employee strike; election; police raid; Black Panther; Republic of New Africa; SCLC; Navy rebellion; frame up; explosionA review of the past month's news and events.
269The Southern Patriot Malcolm X-- A teacher for toda1976-04-004X, MalcolmAfrican liberation day, black liberation Quotes taken from Malcolm X. He discusses the importance of paying attention of what is happening to the people in Africa and how that affects Africans and African Americans and their view of their struggle.
270Southern PatriotNews Brief1971-12-012Evers, Charles; Waller, William; Stanley, Seth P.; Thomas, John; Smith, Gladden; Knott, Margaret; Nolan, Rossetta; Chavis, Benelection; black defeat; violence; Republic of New Africa; indictment; store boycott; acquittal; arrest; Ku Klux KlanReview of the past month's events.
271Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: The Maddox1966-12-016Maddox, Lester; Watson, Tomelection; racism; poverty; populist movement; unityThe election of Lester Maddox as governor of Georgia is viewed as keeping the poor white and black populations separate.
272Southern PatriotOur Editor Replies: "On the Si1966-12-017McCrackin, MauriceSNCC; media; black power; Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party; Vietnam War; militancy; civil rightsThe editor establishes the _Southern Patriot_'s position on SNCC and attributes the change in media coverage of the group.
273Southern PatriotBearded Driver Integrates Cabs1966-12-012Frasier, Jack; Peebles, Jackcivil rights; integration; SCEF; vandalismA cab driver in New Orleans was hired at the black cab company, Night Hawk Company, because white companies wouldn't hire him due to his facial hair.
274Southern PatriotNews Brief1972-10-015Quadduss, Offagga; Williams, Hosea; Whitlock, Henry; Waller, William; McCall, Willis; Davis, Angela; Abernathy, RalphRepublic of New Africa (RNA); ACLU; life sentence; strike; SCLC; Black Panther Party; federal grantA review of the past month's news and events.
275Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: School Des1966-12-016desegregation; school beatings; abuse; federal fundingIn Baker County Georgia federal funding is being withheld due to the beatings of black students, one of whom had to be hospitalized for two weeks.
276Southern PatriotBook Notes: A Voice From Dixie1966-11-01Beecher, John"In Egypt Land", sharecropping, black powerPoem "In Egypt Land" by John Beecher published in _To Live and Die in Dixie_.
277Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Letter fro1968-10-016Johnson, Lee Otisracism; discrimination; black rightsLee Otis Johnson writes a letter from jail explains his beliefs on racism in America.
278Southern PatriotHow It's Done1965-11-012School desegregation, Nottaway county VA, VA Students Civil Rights CommitteeBlacks in Nottaway County in Southside VA successfully enrolled black students in the all white school.
279The Southern Patriot Kentuckians Oppose Klan1975-06-001,6Duke, David; Johnson, Benklan rallies, kkk, protest, segregation, racism, economic crisisThe Ku Klux Klan held three rallies in Kentucky. The rallies drew wide spread protests from the black community, church groups and unions.
280Southern PatriotApartheid in Wallace Country1968-09-014Byrd, Calvin; Zellner, Bobracism; Mobile County, Alabama; poverty; Cajuns; segregation; education; integration; illiteracyThe people of Mobile, Alabama still face issues of discrimination and segregation between their three ethnic groups: Black, White and Cajun.
281The Southern Patriot Election Fraud 1974-02-004Davis, Julian; Braswell, P.L.Voter fraud, racism, SCLC, absentee ballotsSandersville Ga. had five black candidates running for local office. All were defeated by about the same amount of absentee ballot votes. SCLC has received permission from the justice department to investigate.
282Southern PatriotOnly in AmericusL Integration 1967-02-012Wittkamper, David; Jordan, Len; Henry, Lindaschool integration, koinonia farm Two white boys from Koinonia Farm in Americus, Georgia decided to attend the black school thus integrating in reverse.
283Southern PatriotWhite Reactions1970-10-017Editorial Survey Group; school integration; unity; racism; poor whites; police harassment; Ku Klux KlanIn Jackson, Mississippi white people in the community are fighting for the rights of both poor black and poor white students in public schools.
284Southern Patriot"Hurry Sundown" Reissued in Pa1966-09-012Gilden, K. B."Hurry Sundown", civil rights, WWII Veterans, race relations, farming mechanizationReview of "Hurry Sundown" a novel about a black and white WWII veteran that overcame adversity together.
285The Soutnern Patriot March to Boston1974-12-006Williams, HoseaBoston, national freedom march, racism, violence, black communityCivil rights leaders and union members from Atlanta have pledged their support for the freedom march in Boston.
286Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Wilmington1969-02-016King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.; Terry, Charles; Babiarz, JohnPeople Against Racism; rebellion; assassination; jail; national guard; arrestPamphlet explaining how the city of Wilmington, Delaware reacted to the uprising of the black community after King's Death.
287Southern PatriotThe Month in Review1969-06-012Evers, Charles; Lee, Howard; Evans, Ahmed; Roseboro, Robert Louis; Carts, Gus; Laney, Michaelelection; student rebellion; Orangeburg Massacre; acquittal; fire bombing; Southern Legal Action Movement; death penalty; Black Panther PartyA review of the events that happened in June.
288Southern PatriotShooting War in Elizabethtown1971-06-016Chavis, Benhigh school rebellion; shooting; desegregation; protest; store boycott; racial tensionShootings occurred in Elizabethtown, North Carolina after a rebellion about school integration plans. At least ten black people were shot, one fatally.
289The Southern Patriot SIx Years Too Late1974-01-003Brown, H. Rap; Agnew, Spiro; Featherstone, Ralph; Payne Che;Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Kerner Commission on civil disorders, militancy, knapp commission, racism, black liberation movement The State of Maryland has dropped its arson and riot charges against H. Rap Brown, on the grounds that the evidence was fabricated.
290Southern PatriotMuhammad Ali Appeals1968-01-012Ali, Muhammadappeal; draft violation; draft evasion; conscientious objectorMuhammad Ali is appealing his conviction of draft evasion on the basis that black people are excluded from draft boards in Kentucky.
291The Southern Patriot RNA Case: Whites Must Take Act1973-10-005Rep. Diggs Charles C., Rev. Joyner Irv, Gregory Dick, Baraka Imamu AmiriThe republic of new Africa (RNA), repression, political prisoners, people's movement, black-white unity Ken Lawerence and Anne Braden describe the extreme use of force that Mississippi officials used to issue a warrant to one of the members of the RNA. They encourage whites to lend their support.
292Southern PatriotTen Negroes in 14 Months: Birm1967-04-018Shuttlesworth, Fred L.Emergency Civil Liberties Committee; police killings; racial violence; protestCivil rights leaders in Birmingham, AL fight to change the political system in city that allowed the police to kill ten black people in fourteen months with no investigations.
293Southern PatriotThe South in the Thirties1970-09-017Herdon, Angelo; Williams; Nell; Peterson, Williecoal mining; Jim Crow Laws; lynching; Unemployment Council; socialism; equality; arrest; share croppers; murderBiography of the life of Angelo Herdon, a black organizer in the 1930s, who suffered the effects of Jim Crow.
294The Southern Patriot Black Man Lynched 1974-11-006Parks, Roscoe; Godfrey, Charie Mae; Savage, Jimlynching, police harassment, Clayton countyRoscoe Parks died in the hospital from wounds he received while be doused with flammable liquid and set on fire. The night janitor from the Anderson Elementary School, Jim Savage was seen near where Parks was burned.
295Southern PatriotSCEF Urges United Front1969-09-016fascism; Black Panther PartySCEF calls for a united front against fascism for all readers.
296The Southern Patriot Background to struggle in Miss1974-01-004,5Gaddis, Fred; Johnston, ErleMississippi poultry workers union, broiler chickens, black-white unity, mechanization, state sovereignty commissions, segregation, race-baitingThe Mississippi Poultry workers who want to organize face stiff opposition from their plant owners.
297Southern PatriotGreensboro Blacks Fight Police1972-02-017Shoffner, Nathan; Clark, R. A.; Riggins, Michael; Rhodes, Elizabeth; Cox, B. E.police brutality; shootings; harassment; racismThe black community in Greensboro, North Carolina is fighting increased police brutality and racism.
298The Southern Patriot An opinion: The road to waterg1973-06-008Grant Jim, Ervin Sam, Anderson Jack, Wilkins Roy, Hersh SeymourGovernment spying, black liberation movement, Jim Grant Case, VVAW caseAnne Braden gives her opinion on the Watergate scandal. An example of government infringement on the rights of the people to protest and organize.
299Southern PatriotStudent Uprisings Continue1972-03-016Fleming, Louis; Quis, Francis R.student uprising; racial attack; eviction; school boycott; violence; student arrest; fighting; black history; school colors; inciting a riotDetails of student protests and uprisings in both North and South Carolina.
300Southern PatriotRoots of Southern Struggle1969-11-017Stephenson, Gladys; Fleming, Will; Stephenson, James; McCord, Jim; Gordon, William; Johnson, James; Frantz, Laurentpolice invasion; black community; violence; lynching; mob; arrest; police shooting; civil rights violationGives an overview of the violent happenings in Columbia, Tennessee on Feb. 25-26 1946.
301Southern PatriotLife in Prison1966-02-014Hopkins, Charles Lee; Lamar, Eddie Jamescivil rights, racial murder, riotThe 22 year old black man Charles Lee Hopkins was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a white man when he blindly fired into a mob.
302Southern PatriotA Guide to Negro History1966-06-013Salk, Erwin A.black history, slavery, revolt, referenceThe book _Layman's Guide to Negro History_ by Erwin A Salk is a useful resource to teachers, librarians, students, and movement leaders.
303Southern PatriotDeath of a Movement Soldier1970-03-011, 7Featherstone, Ralph; Brown, Rapfreedom campaign; militant black movement; murder; SNCC; riot; Kerner ReportDiscusses the death of Ralph Featherstone, who was killed on his way to support Rap Brown at his trial.
304Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Report Fro1968-10-016Thomas, CarolSt. Petersburg, Florida; police brutality; arrest; high bond; black militant; solitary confinementCarol Thomas comments on the political and police issues in St. Petersburg, Florida.
305Southern PatriotSouthern Groups' Statement on 1968-04-012King, Martin Luther, Jr.; Brown, Rapmilitancy; black liberation; non violence; Vietnam WarSeveral southern human rights groups met and drafted a statement calling for an end to the persecution of Rap Brown and other militant leaders on the eve of King's funeral.
306Southern PatriotNew Rape Verdicts Stir Public 1967-02-014Elliott, Charles W.; Huddleston, Byhilia; Hanby, Roscoe; Bradley, Haroldrape; justice; racism' bias; death penalty; petition; pardon; protestIn Tennessee and Virginia, protesters are petitioning for the release of black men sentenced to death row for the rape of white women in spite of no evidence of a crime.
307Southern PatriotPPC Asked: Demand End of Repre1968-05-011, 7Brown, RapSteering Committee Against Repression; peace group; civil rights; Poor People's Campaign; black militant leadersThe Steering Committee Against Repression met and drafted a set of demands to the federal government to end repression against people fighting for social change.
308The Southern Patriot Black Prisoners Framed1975-04-002Lewis, Tony; Barnes, RonaldPrison, racism, penal systemTony Lewis and two other prisoners are being charged with the murder of prison guard Ronald Burns. The Mothers and family are raising funds for out of state attorneys.
309Southern PatriotJack Minnis' Column1971-02-016Wicker, Tom; Morgenthau, Hans J.voting age; civil rights movement; 1965 Voting Rights Act; young votes; political organizationEditorial about how the young voter is the new black voter in the sense they must learn how to use their new political power.
310Southern PatriotOxford Boycott is Still On1971-01-016merchant boycott; threats; murder; bankruptcy; holiday boycott; Klan murderIn Oxford, North Carolina the downtown store boycott continued through the holidays to protest the acquittal of Klan murderers who killed a black Vietnam War veteran.
311Southern PatriotWentworth Strike Won1969-03-014Wentworth Manufacturing Company; strike; black-white unity; contract; SCLC; integrationWorkers at the Wentworth Manufacturing Company in two small South Carolina towns won their negotiations after a four month strike.
312Southern PatriotThey Put a City on Trial1972-06-011Houston, Margaret; Corbett, PeggieSisters of Charity, Black Workers Coalition, dilapidated housing, condemned housing, demolition, blocking traffic, arrestA group known as the Dirty Dozen Demolition Crew was arrested in Louisville, KY for tearing down dilapidated housing projects and placing the debris in the street.
313Southern PatriotThe Victory At San Jose: Its M1972-06-017Davis, Angela; Rosenberg, Julius; Rosenberg, Ethelfreedom; spy; execution; mass fear; police state; black movement; hysteriaEditorial about how the jury freeing Angela Davis impacts the entire freedom movement throughout the South.
314Southern PatriotAnother Killing in Carolina1973-01-016James, Connie; Williamson, Charlieviolent protest; police kilingAnother violent protest in North Carolina was spurred by the police killing of a black man.
315Southern PatriotMississippi Suit Attacks Draft1967-01-018Sumrall, John Ottis; Jolliff, James; Johnson, Paulmilitary draft; militancy; bias; racism; NAACP; Vietnam WarA twenty-year-old black Mississippian is bringing suit saying that the draft board shows bias towards drafting civil rights workers to curb the movement.
316Southern PatriotDemocracy Disripts the CSM1970-06-011, 8Smith, J. B.; Lloyd, R. Baldwin; Kirby, Richard; Gibson, Dan; Jones, LoyalCouncil of Southern Mountains; board of directors; member activity; poverty; black involvement; community programs; federal funding; strip miningThere is turmoil in the Council of Southern Mountains as members seek to gain more control of their organization.
317Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: At The Hea1967-03-016Braden, Anne; McCrackin, Maurice; Weinberger, EricSNCC; economic position; black power; violenceReader Tim Hall addresses Anne Braden's answer to Maurice McCrackin's letter, by explaining that he agrees with her viewpoint, and that Mr. McCrackin's opinion does not cover the whole scope of the issue.
318Southern PatriotHow Lawyers Have Made the Law 1965-12-013Smith, Benlawyers, civil rights, national lawyers guild, constitutional law, new deal, Vietnam warExcerpts from Ben Smiths speech at the annual Lawyers guild convention about northern and southern civil rights lawyers and their ability to create changes for the black population.
319Southern PatriotReign of Terror Shakes Homer, 1970-09-011, 7Mozeke, David; Harris, Walker; Kidd, Paulrace relations; arrest; police brutality; discrimination; protest; voter registration; repressionIn Homer, Louisiana local police began an arrest sweep through the black community in order to repress dissent about discrimination
320The Southern Patriot Doctor Rips Stitches From Blac1976-04-003Armstrong, Melvin; Merkle Bobby; Wilson, Charlesblack belt, racism, injustice, medical malpracticeMelvin Armstrong needed stitches after puncturing his arm. When the family told Dr. Merkle they would be unable to pay up front, he pulled the stitches from Melvin's arm.
321Southern PatriotRacists Renw Attempts to Destr1966-11-011, 7Carmichael, Stokely; Horton, Myles; McNeil, Scott; Walker, Cas; Bryant, BaxtonHighlander Folk School, KKK, Highlander Center, civil rights, black power, fire bombing ACLUThe Klan and other segregationist groups are trying to end the Highlander Center through fire bombings and challenging their legal right to exist.
322Southern PatriotS.C. High Schools Hit by Rebel1970-12-016high school student revolt; school integration; resegregation; demotion; firing; extra-curricular exclusion; racismHigh schools across South Carolina are facing rebellion as black students fight against resegregation and discrimination in newly integrated schools.
323Southern PatriotSellers Gets Five Years1968-05-013Sellers, Cleve; Edenfield, Newell; Owens, DannySNCC; draft refusal; racism; Vietnam WarCleve Sellers was sentenced to five years in prison after refusing the draft. He stated the only people that could sentence him were black people.
324Southern PatriotBrooks Gets 4 Years for Draft 1968-04-012Brooks, Fred; Petway, Carlton; Boult, Rober, Jr.; Phillips, JanSNCC; draft refusal; Vietnam War; black powerSNCC leader Fred Brooks was sentenced to four years imprisonment for refusing induction into the U.S. Army.
325Southern PatriotNews Brief1970-04-012Cooper, Danny; Allison, William; Free, Jerry; Johnson, Paul; Collins, Walter; Hodes, William; McIntyre, Lionelracial prejudice; military racism; draft refusal; conscientious objector; criminal trespass; Black Manifesto; radical pacifism; the Peace Makers; National Tenants OrganizationA review of the events and news from April.
326Southern PatriotSDS Action Divides SSOC Staff1969-05-012SSOC; Students for a Democratic Society (SDS); meeting; split; liberal; black liberation movement; reorganizationThe SSOC called a meeting to reorganize their organization after a split with SDS over the lack of a "mass base" and being a "liberal" not "radical" organization
327Southern PatriotMississippi Organizing1970-06-017militancy; white student involvement; Jackson State Massacre; Millsaps College; University of Mississippi; student organization; school integrationWhite college students across Mississippi have become more involved in the struggles of the poor and the black citizens and students.
328Southern PatriotHow It's Done1965-11-00Vol. 23, No. 9 p. 2school desegration, Nottoway County, Virginia, Virginia Students Civil Rights CommitteeBlacks in Nottoway County in Southside Virginia successfully enrolled black students in the all white school.
329Southern PatriotNew Orleans Teachers' Strike B1969-05-012Wessel, William; Dolce, Carlstrike; American Federation of Teachers; collective bargaining vote; teacher sit-in; arrest; Fortier High School; black militantsA twelve-day strike in New Orleans ended when local teachers lost support from the local union. They did not win their requests.
330Southern Patriot"I Birng An Indictment Against1971-03-017Davis, Angela; Abernathy, Ralphjob loss; imprisonment; death threats; militancy; black female activists; racism; political prisoner; kidnap; murder; conspiracyExcerpt of a speech given by Dr. Ralph Abernathy about the arrest of Angela Davis and the problems of racism in the American justice system.
331Southern PatriotReader Reports: How Cuba Wiped1968-09-016Batista, Fulgencio; Prio, Carolos; Wallace, Sonja De VriesCuba; integration; black-white relations; Guantanamo Naval Base; insurrection; racism; mulattoReader Sonja De Vries Wallace observes the integrated society of Cuba.
332Southern PatriotKentuckians Fight KUAC Probe1968-09-013Schoering, Edwin A.; McCall, John Tim; Nunn, LouisKentucky Un-American Activities Committee (KUAC); black rebellion; Louisville uprisingKUAC faces opposition as residents fight to bring an end to the committee and stop them from investigating the rebellion in Louisville.
333Southern PatriotWorkers Strike Back1968-10-011, 8Sellers, Granville; Peebles, JackMasonite Corporation; black-white race relations; union; Ku Klux Klan; Wackenhut Corporation; SCEF; leaflet; working conditionsWorkers at the Masonite Corporations in Laurel, Mississippi are continuing their battle for improved working conditions and the right to unionize.
334Southern PatriotTwo Books About Slavery1969-03-012Lester, Julius; Sterne, Emma Gelders; Giovanopoulos, Paulslavery; slave ship; Federal Writers' ProjectA review of Julius Lester's _To Be A Slave_ and Emma Gelders Sterne's _The Long Black Schooner_.
335Southern PatriotGovernor Orders Police onto Ch1969-04-013arrest; cafeteria workers' strike; University of North Carolina Chapel Hill; Black Student Movement; boycott; police occupationSeven students were arrested at UNC Chapel Hill for supporting a cafeteria workers' strike.
336Southern PatriotMurder in Wilmington1971-04-016Wright, Clifton Eugene; Walker, Johnny; Williamson, H. E.school closing; racial fighting; police patrol; arrest; racial shooting; boycott; night ridersIn Wilmington, North Carolina the black community is facing white night riders, which caused one death, after insurrection in public schools over racism and discrimination.
337The Southern Patriot Wilmington 10 Takes Case to Fe1974-05-008Charvis, Ben; Patrick, Marvin; Tyndall, Connie; Jacobs, Jerry; Vereen, Willie Earl; Epps, Reginald, McCoy,James; Wright, Joe; Moore,Wayne; SHepard, AnneWilmington ten, Wilmington rebellion, frame-up, racism, judicial misconduct, the black community, united church of ChristThe North Carolina Supreme Court upheld the conviction of the Wilmington 10.
338Southern PatriotNC Officials Attack Movement L1972-01-017Chavis, Ben; Grant, Jim; Wright, Clifton Eugene; Hicks, Molly; Nixon, Don; Marrow, Henry; Chavis, William; Teel, Robertarrest; black liberation movement; indictment; accessory after the fact of murder; threats; protestNorth Carolina authorities are using arrest to control and repress movement leaders after state wide protests.
339Southern PatriotThe Road Ahead: Racist Violenc1968-10-017Braden, Carl; King, A. D.violence; police brutality; repression; Kentucky Un-American Activities Committee; rebellion; high bondViolence in Kentucky against organizers for equal rights, and black people in general, has increased in the last three months. Also, the police are using arrests and high bonds as other forms of repression.
340Southern PatriotKlan Steps Up Activity1970-10-017Finks, GoldenKu Klux Klan; school desegregation; bombing; militancy; vigilance; SCLCIn Rocky Mount, North Carolina, the Klan has stepped up activity, including bombing a black school, to protest school desegregation.
341Southern PatriotBen Shahn: 1898 - 19691969-04-014Shahn, BenSCEF; black hospital; integration; hospital discrimination; SCEFObituary of Ben Shahn, activist known for his fight against hospital discrimination.
342The Southern Patriot Tarboro, N.C. Community Suppor1974-02-001,6Brown, Vernon Leroy; Hines, Bobby; Walston, Jesse Lee; Smith, ALice; Whaley, John; Amsterdam, Anthonyrape, racism, repression, death penalty, protest, capital punishment, community supportThe Tarboro black community came to support the three young men who were sentenced to death for raping a white woman.
343Southern PatriotMiners Wait Strike OUt1971-11-011, 8Boyle, Tony; Yablonski, Joseph; Miller, Arnoldminer strike; Appalachia; wage policies; food stamps; Nixon economic policy; union reform movement; disabled miners; Black Lung AssociationMiners in Pennsylvania and West Virginia are waiting out their strike without benefits as the union officials and companies are still far off on a settlement.
344Southern PatriotThe Road Ahead: White Racism i1968-05-017King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr; Braden, Carlwhite racism; black power; unity; poverty; infighting; SCLC; Vietnam War; low wage labor; Southern Mountain Project; Grass Roots Organizing WorkEditorial about white racism as a symptom of the greater problem of the U.S. political system that keeps groups from organizing by forcing them apart.
345The Southern Patriot Blacks plan to keep what's the1974-10-008McCown, John; Patterson, T.M. (Buck) Jr.police harassment, racism, east central committee for opprotunity, demonstrationA black woman was arrested on a Traffic charge by the all white police force in Sparta Ga. When her boss John McCown president of the ECCO tried to intervene on her behalf, he was also arrested. The whole situation has renewed the tensions between blacks
346Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: Open Lette1967-04-016Logan, Robert; Fries, David J. Lowndes County Freedom Organization; racism; unemploymentReader David J. Fries explains the story of Robert Logan, a black man fired from his job at Sears Roebuck for running for political office in Lowndes County, Alabama.
347Southern PatriotKing's Birthday Sparks Rebelli1971-02-017King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.; Lee, Robert E.school rebellion; birthday celebration; violence; riot; police brutality; militancy; school boycottSchool boycotts and violence were sparked in North Carolina and South Carolina as black students tried to celebrate MLK's birthday.
348Southern PatriotMovement Doctors Under Attack1970-03-015McCaskill, Luther W.; Henry, Aaron; Gatch, Donaldabortion; murder; acquittal; NCAAP; militancy; drug law violation; malnutrition; hunger; medical draft defermentTwo southern doctors are under attack from the legal system for standing up for the poor black populations civil rights. One was indicted for murder for performing abortions and the other for speaking out against malnutrition.
349Southern PatriotAtlanta Slums Under Attack1966-02-013Black, Hector; King, Martin Luther, Jr. Rev.; Bond, Julian; Ulmer, Robin; Pertilla, Altonpoverty, eviction, slum, SCLC, SNCC, Southern Student Organizing Committee, civil rights, Greenville AFBThe slums of Atlanta became the target of many civil rights groups seeking to improve living conditions for the inhabitants that often don't even have heat.
350Southern PatriotThe Story of Sammy Younge1969-02-017Younge, Sammy, Jr; Forman, James; Braden, AnneSouthern Freedom Movement; Tukegee Institute; racial killing; SNCC; black collegeAnne Braden gives a synopsis of _Sammy Younge Jr._ by James Forman.
351Southern PatriotWhite People Seek Out Movement1967-03-013Taxler, Ike; Davis, Frank; Hines, Hazel; Lawson, Dorice; Lawson, Woodrow; Allison, PrestonLog Loader; poverty; uneducated; white poor; head start program; Freedom Democratic Party; militancy; welfare programsThe white poor of Mississippi are seeking out help from the civil rights movement run by black workers.
352Southern PatriotWoodcutters Strike Widens1971-11-011, 8Evers, Charleswoodcutter's strike; Masonite Corporation; racial unity; pay cut; starvation wages; cooperativeThe woodcutters' strike in Mississippi has grown to 35,000 people, both black and white, united against being paid starvation wages. The racial unity has spread throughout the community.
353Southern PatriotWhites Oppose Danville Trials1967-03-014Aileen, Archibald M.; Carter, John W.; Taylor, Leighviolence; peaceful protest; nonviolence; court decision; Danville TrialsThe 1963 Danville, Virginia court trials, which were the center around the attack of black peaceful protesters, show the white moderates in the area have not learned from recent civil rights events.
354Southern PatriotNorth Carolina Leader Loses Jo1966-01-012Johnson, Ray; Johnson, EthelCivil Rights, Seaboard Airline Railroad; discrimination, 1964 Civil Rights ActRay Johnson is asking for his job back with back pay after being terminated for writing letters to federal agencies accusing the railroad of gross discrimination against black workers.
355Southern PatriotNews Brief1971-11-012Hayes, Elton; Bryant, Wayland; Williams, Ronald; Sellers, Cleveland, Jr.; TInsley, Michael; Tinsley, Narvel; Taylor, Daniel T., III; Kunstler, Williampolice brutality; police killing; school desegregation; Klan parade; Alabama Black Liberation Front; inciting a riot; SNCC; racism; jury bias; crossover votingA review of news and events in November.
356Southern PatriotNews Brief1972-03-017Alford, Michael E.; Chavis, Ben; Cumber, Harvey; Wright, Clifton Eugene; Waller, Bill; Derian, Patt; Freeman, Harrop; Collins, WalterI.C. Norcum High School; student demonstration; police dog; student suspension; high bond; murder; black liberation movement; Loyalist Democrats; amnesty; GI coffeehouseA review of the past month's news and events (March).
357Southern PatriotStudents Are Scapegoats in Uns1968-04-018Boruff, A. J.; Keel, Gary; Owens, Robert L.; Tigher, Hope, III; Scott, Josephmurder; explosives; arrest; student arrest; shooting; Student Social Action Committee; black power; militancyStudents at Knoxville College in Tennessee are being used as scapegoats for the unsolved murder of a cab driver on the night of police induced anger on the campus.
358Southern PatriotAhmed Evans Faces Death1969-09-014Evans, Fred Ahmedblack liberation struggle; death penalty; police shootoutSCEF and the _Southern Patriot_ have been asked to aid Fred Ahmed Evans, who is sentenced to death for a shoot-out between police and militants that killed four and wounded eleven.
359Southern Patriot"Sails of Black Folks": Views,1967-04-018Echols, Lonnie; Brown, Otis; Brooks, Lela Mae; Gibson, Elvin; King, Annie MaeMississippi Freedom Democratic Party; Sunflower County, Mississippi; SNCC; poverty; taxesBlacks in Sunflower, Mississippi participated in a primary for the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, which had not happened since Reconstruction.
360Southern PatriotState, Justice Dept. Cooperate1970-03-011, 8White, J. H.; Fairley, Kenneth; Murphy, Georgemass arrest; Mississippi Valley State College; protest; grass roots; class boycott; Parchman Prison; habeas corpus; militancy; Highway Patrol900 black students were arrested in mass after a strike at Mississippi Valley State College.
361The Southern Patriot Racist Use of the Rape Charge1974-09-003racism, sexism, 8th amendment, 14th amendment, prisoner rights movement, rapeFour black men from Kentucky who were convicted of rape and sentenced to life in prison have filed suit. The State statute for rape carries a life sentence without parole. They believe that this statute violates the 5th and 14th amendment.
362The Southern Patriot Another Black Man Framed on Ra1973-04-006Carrington James, Mangum Charles, Carrington Otelia, Hawthorne Nathaniel Lee, Wansley ThomasRacism, rape, false charges, frame-up, James Carrington Defense Fund, Prisoners Solidarity Committee (PSC)James Carrington was falsey accused and convicted of raping a white woman despite no evidence to the crime. His mother is traveling raising awareness and funds for his defense.
363Southern PatriotPolice Murder Sparks Summerhil1970-11-016Moore, Andre; Massell, Sam; Jenkins, Herbert; McGee, Collinsslum; poverty; militancy; police shooting; rebellion; fires; dismissal; racismThe police shooting of fourteen year-old black Andre Moore sparked a rebellion in Atlanta's slum: Summerhill.
364Southern PatriotMovement Holds School Hearings1972-01-016Scott, Bobschool integration; racism; hearing; token blacks; governor investigation; double standards; insurrection; Rights of White People; black consciousnessIn Raleigh, North Carolina, the movement held hearing about the continued white racism in integrated schools and how administrators, police, and parents encourage the discriminatory behavior.
365Southern PatriotThe Road Ahead: The Measure of1968-04-017, 5Minnis, Jack; King, Martin Luther, Jr.; Parks, Rosa; Braden, Annemurder; assassination; black-white unity; change; poor participation; political power; Vietnam War; redistribution of wealth; House Un-American Activities CommitteeAnne Braden explains her opinion that Dr. King was a great man not for his actions, but because he was willing to stand up for an unpopular cause in spite of criticism or government persecution.
366The Southern Patriot Birmingham Foundry: Women Work1974-02-001,4Jones, Gordon; Jones, Bolling; Abel, I.WBirmingham stove and range, union, strike, merit increase, racism, sexism, black labor action coalitionWorkers at Birmingham stove and range are on strike after their company and union failed to deliver a satisfactory contract.
367Southern PatriotOfficial Bring More Charges Ag1968-10-012Sellers, Cleveland; Edenfield, Newell; Black, HugoSNCC; jail; draft refusal; concealed weaponCleveland Sellers was arrested after posting bail on his draft refusal charges for carrying a concealed weapon in Louisianna
368Southern PatriotHow Lawyers Made the Law Serve1965-12-00Vol. 23, No. 10, p.3Smith, Benlawyers, Civil Rights, National Lawyers Guild, constitutional law, New Deal, Vietnam War, Constitutional LawExcerpt from Ben Smith's speech at the annual Lawyer's Guild Convention about Northern and Southern civil rights lawyers and their ability to create change for the black population.
369Southern PatriotBook Notes1971-03-012Sostre, Martin; Copeland, Vincent; Aronson, Jamesrepression; scape goat; white radical; media bias; red-baiting; black history; indexReview of _The Crime of Martin Sostre_ by Vincent Copeland; _The Press and The Cold War_ by James Aronson; and the _Directory of Afro-American Resources_.
370Southern PatriotKlansman Leads Struggle1968-05-011, 8Jacobs, Lloyd; Overby, Claude; Overby, Ruby; Bounds, LeeKu Klux Klan; NAACP; prison reform; poverty; picket lines; jail conditions; black-white unity; prison riotKlan leader is joining both races in order to march for prison reform due to horrific conditions in the North Carolina jails.
371The Southern PatriotGovernment Concedes Point in G1973-09-004Grant Jimjury list, supreme court, under-represented, jury selection and service act of 1968, racismThe U.S. government conceded that the jury selection for the trial of Jim Grant were not fairly representative of the black community. Grant is appealing to the supreme court.
372The Southern PatriotGovernment Concedes Point in G1973-09-004Grant Jimjury list, supreme court, under-represented, jury selection and service act of 1968, racismThe U.S. government conceded that the jury selection for the trial of Jim Grant were not fairly representative of the black community. Grant is appealing to the supreme court.
373Southern PatriotNashville Moves Against Repres1968-03-018Kunstler, William; Kinoy, Arthur; Wise, Stan; Briley, Beverly; Ellington, Bufordrepression; ghetto; economic withdrawal; militancy; SCEF; SSOC; riots; police brutality; Public Safety Committee; free speechPeople in Nashville, Tennessee are taking the offensive by resisting the efforts of the local police and the National Guard to repress the local black community.
374Southern PatriotCoal Settlement Created New Ra1972-01-013Payne, Robert; Miller, Arnold; Milam, Ed; Christie, Sidney L.; Omechinski, Billiecoal strike; Black Lung Association; picket line; striker benefits; fraud; disabled miners; job bidding; wage scale; disability compensation; Crew Changesin Beckley, West Virginia, striking miners have developed a new sense of militancy when the settlement reached by the union did not meet the needs of the people.
375Southern PatriotStudent Power: A Tale of Two C1967-05-013Jones, J. B.; Jones, Mack; Johnson, Lee Otis; Alexander, FranklinSNCC; Texas Southern University; Southern University; boycott; student protest; DuBois Clubs;student powerStudents at two southern black colleges erupted in protests over student power.
376Southern PatriotThe People's Forum: An Economi1968-09-016Braden, Carl; Durr, Virginiawhite racism; poverty; black powerReader Virginia Durr agrees with Carl Braden's article about white racism and how poverty is the true issue.
377Southern PatriotJim Grant's Case Goes to Appea1972-11-016Grant, JimU.S. Court of Appeals; racial bias; jury bias; discrimination; black liberation movementThe U.S. Court of Appeals has been asked to overturn Jim Grant's conviction of assisting two men to flee to Canada based on racial jury bias.
378The Southern Patriot Drive Mounts in Louisana Priso1973-10-008Wallace Herman, Montegut Gilbert, Jackson Chester, Woodfox Albert, Miller Brent, Kilbourne Richard Angola four, prison, frame-up, petition, black organizers Four Angola inmates are charged with in the murder of Richard Kilbourne. The four men were attempting to organize inmates and start a petition addressing poor working conditions and bad food. The prosecution has little evidence.
379Southern PatriotWilmington: The Struggle Goes 1971-09-017Williamson, H. E.; Wright, Clifton Eugene; Frinks, Golden; Chavis, Benracial tension; violence; white extremists; shooting; fire damage; fair treatment; vandalism; SCLC; militant non-violent action; boycott; freedom movement; Ku Klux Klan; Black Christian Nationalist MovementEditorial about the racial tension and violence in Wilmington, North Carolina.
380Southern PatriotAnatomy of a Strike that Faile1970-04-018Martin, ElliotHarris-Teeter Food and Drug Chain; strike; low wages; working conditions; picket; leaflet; Black Solidarity Committee; strike fund; trade-unionism; militancy; organized laborAn editorial about why the strike at the Harris-Teeter Food and Drug chain failed.
381The Southern Patriot South African Coal Unloaded 1974-09-001,7Mawere, TapsonSouth African coal, the southern company, united mine workers, slave labor, racism, African liberation movement, Zimbabwe African national unionCoal miners and black longshoremen were not able to halt the unloading of South African Coal shipment. The UMW was forced to remove its picket line or face a court injunction.
382Southern Patriot24 Workers Fired for Union Act1970-05-013Hissam, Billunion; Textile Workers Union of America; Universal Textured Yarns, Inc.; Twenty-four black employees at the Universal Textured Yarns, Inc. plant were fired for voicing opinions about the union.
383The Southern Patriot History of Struggle in Song1975-06-004Romaine, AnneSouthern Folk Cultural Revival Project, the struggle, black-white unityAnne Romaine discusses her work and travels with the Southern Folk Cultural Project.
384Southern PatriotCharlotte Police Kill Another 1971-10-013Miller, Roy; Swaim, J. W.; Shore, G. L.; Miller, Leroypolice killings; point blank shooting; car theft; beating; Concerned Citizens; petitionRoy Miller is the second black man to be shot by police in Charlotte, North Carolina. He was shot at point blank range and left bleeding in the street for over an hour.
385Southern PatriotPortsmouth Arrest Continue1972-02-013Alfrod, Michael J.; Simmons, David; Chavis, Ben; William, Eddiearrests; school boycott; I.C. Norcum High School; technical school; black consciousnessThe police in Portsmouth, Virginia have increased their arrest efforts against the leaders of the school boycott at I.C. Norcum High School.
386Southern PatriotStudents Win Some Victories1970-12-017Chavis, Ben; White, Leon; Scott, Bob; Taylor, A. W.; Crocker, W. F.; Wilson, Georgerebellion; school desegregation; school boycott; arrest; police presence; resegregation; marching permit; police brutality; riotStudents won a slight victory in Henderson, North Carolina when community leaders agreed to close the all black school, but they still fear police brutality and local violence.
387The Southern PatriotRank and File Struggle in Atla1973-12-008union, strike, Warren strike support committee, black labor action committee, union leadership, red baitingWorkers and union members of the warren sherer company in Atlanta went on strike. The strike divided the union leadership creating a power vacuum causing them to lose the strike.
388Southern PatriotNot Violence, but Politcal Act1967-01-013McCrackin, Maurice; Carmichael, StokelySNCC; SCEF; black-white relations; militancy; violence; civil disobedience; pacifism; CORE; Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party; Lowndes County Freedom Party; civil rightsThe editor explains the direction of SNCC and the civil rights movement not as violent protest by as a way of self-defense.
389The Southern Patriot Killing Sparks Economic Boycot1974-09-003Watson, Doug; Carreker, Willie Gene; Brooks, Tyrone killing, boycott, Talbot County, SCLC, racismWillie Gene Carreker of Talbot Co. Georgia was shot and killed while handcuffed in police custody. The black community carried out a successful economic boycott and had their demands agreed upon.
390Southern PatriotBook Notes1972-02-012Carwardine, William H.; Nelson, Jack; Bass, Jack; Equiano, Alaudah; Northup, Solomonstrike; black unity; South Carolina State CollegeReview of _Africa and Africans_, _The Pullman Strike_ by William H. Carwardine, _The Orangeburg Massacre_ by Jack Nelson and Jack Bass, and _Black Autobiographies_.
391The Southern Patriot Coal from South Africa: Aparth1974-05-001,7Bethnell, TomSouth Africa, coal, apartheid, imports, job security, unions,The United States has decided to import several hundred tons of coal from South Africa. UMWA president Tom Bethnell is calling for a boycott, siting the oppressive South African governments treatment of its black population, and the threat that imports wo
392The Southern Patriot "Free Gary Tyler" 2,000 Rally 1976-06-001,6Tyler, Gary; Tyler, Jaunita; Hampton, Bill; Carter, Rondemonstration, rally, frame-up, racism, legal lynching, repression, black liberation movementOver 2,000 people showed up at the free Gary Tyler rally. Several speakers addressed Gery Tyler's case and how it affects the movement as a whole.
393Southern PatriotLouisiana: Greatest Battles St1967-01-014civil rights movement; school integration; poverty; voter rights; CORE; slum; desegregationThe civil rights movement in Louisiana is facing many issues including poverty, lack of proper schooling and housing and lack of black voter influence.
394Southern PatriotAlabama: The More Things Chang1967-01-015Amerson, Lucius; Clark, Jim; Wallace, George; Thomas, Eugene; Liuzzo, Viola; Coleman, Thomas; Daniels, Jonathan; Younge, Sammypolitics; 1965 Voting Rights Act; black vote; voter registration; school integration; segregation; Ku Klux Klan; racial murder; poverty; militancyAs change occurs in Alabama to help improve the lives of poor blacks, workers face more resistance from segregationists.
395The Southern Patriot City Workers in Fairfield Win 1973-11-001,4Sides Lawerence, Gardner John Mrs.black-white unity, strike, people's movement, economic boycott, community supportSanitation workers in Fairfield and the community were successful in winning a complete victory against poor working conditions and pay. The city council and the mayor after facing community backlash and an economic boycott, backed down and agreed to all
396Southern PatriotPanther is Three Years Old1968-04-013Miles, Frank; McGill, Lillian; Analauage, RobertLowndes County Freedom Party; black panther; tent city; Lowndes County Co-op; Lowndes County Christian Movement; head start; gerrymanderThe Lowndes County Freedom Party celebrated its third anniversary, and gives and overview of the new programs and amenities it has helped provide to local residents.
397The Southern Patriot Black Athlete Says ' I was Fra1974-06-008James, Mike "Spider"; Vaughn, Charles; Jones, Ligon; Driesell, Charles "Lefty"frame-up, murder, racism, police brutalityMike "Spider" James was sentenced to 28 years in prison for murdering a white cab driver. Despite evidence that proved his innocence, he was encouraged to plead guilty in order to strike a deal. While in prison he faced constant harassment by prison offic
398The Southern Patriot Wansley Goes Back to Prison: D1973-11-001Merhige Robert, Wansley Thomas, Holton Linwood, David Angela, Magee RuchellAmnesty, rape, frame-up, appeal, prisoners solidarity committee, political prisonersThomas Wansley lost his appeal and was sent back to prison. He was charged with raping a white woman who could not identify him. His supporters believe he was targeted due to his involvement in the black liberation movement.
399Southern PatriotBriefs1970-11-017Branch, William McKinley; Gray, Fred; Reed, Thomas; Amerson, Lucius; Williams, O. H.; Cashin, John; Young, Andrew; Thompson, Fletcher; Faye, Henry; Sellers, Cleveland; Hampton, Carl; Jason, Rodney Chablack candidates; National Democratic Party of Alabama; police shooting; victim blaming; police bias; prison bias; racism; strip miningA review of the news and events for the month of November.
400Southern PatriotFlorida Students Fight Repress1968-06-013Jones, Marshall; Dawkins, Jack; Thomas, Carol; Lewin, AlanUniversity of Florida; student movement; tenure; censorship; black militants; contempt of court; non-violent resistanceStudents at the University of Florida are fighting for the tenure of Marshall Jones after he was accused of supporting student radicals.
401The Southern Patriot Jail Can't Kill Carolina Movem1973-03-003Grant Jim, Reddy T.J., Parker Charles, Owen Pamela, Holshouser JamesThe Charlotte three, North Carolina Political Prisoners Committee (NCPPC), Political Prisoners, Black Liberation MovementThree men Accused of burning down a riding stable are into the 8th month of incarceration. Their bail was set extremely high and NCPPC workers campaigning to have the bail reduced two men were released the third was held despite bail being posted.
402Southern PatriotJury Refuses to Indict Teels1971-04-018Marrow, Henry Lee; Teel, Robert G.; Oakley, Robert; Teel, Larry; Chavis, Benmurder, grand jury investigation; indictment refusal; acquittal; witness testimony; United Klans of America; house dynamitedA jury in North Carolina refused to indict three white men for the shooting of a black Vietnam War Veteran in spite of testimony indicating their intention to kill him.
403Southern PatriotBook Notes1969-09-012Graham, Hugh Davis; Gurr, Ted Robert; Bond, Julian; Ginger, Ann Faganviolence; union members; black candidates; socialism; draft lawReviews of _Violence in America_ by Hugh Davis Graham and Ted Robert Gurr; _Black Candidates: Southern Campaign Expereinces_, _New Man or No Man_, and _The New Draft Law: A Manual for Lawyers and Councilors_.
404Southern PatriotTen Years in North Carolina1972-05-014Grant, Jim; Larkins, John; Hood, Theodore; Washington, Walter; Chavis, Ben; Finlator, W. W.; White, Leon; Allison, William H., Jr.federal conviction; Bail Reform Act; flee; high bond; conspiracy; black liberation movement; repression; hostility; Rights of White People; racismExplanation how two young men were freed of all their charges in order to convict Jim Grant. Details the system of repression in the federal courts.
405Southern PatriotMerita Bread Workers Rebel Aga1970-03-013Griffith, Bill; Martin, Elliot; McMillan, JamesMerita Bakeries; union; secession; strike; violence; black white relations; racism; international union; arrestWorkers at the Merita Bakeries in Charlotte, North Carolina voted to secede from their international union, which caused a strike when the company tried to ignore local leadership.
406Southern PatriotDon't Forget Orangeburg1970-05-017Schwerner, Michael; Goodman, Andy; Chaney, James; Reeb, James; Liuzzo, Viola; Younge, Sammy; Forman, Jim; Conrad, EarlKent State killing; Indochina War; Orangeburg Massacre; student killings; police brutality; murder; shooting; race relationsAn editorial about racial murder and a mention to not forget the massacre in Orangeburg where three black sudents were killed and twenty-five more were injured.
407The Southern Patriot Mississippians Win Boycott Vic1974-06-001,6Abraham, Rick; Shields,Rudy; Chavez, Cesargrape boycott, sunflower stores, UFW lettuce, teamsters, Lewis Grocer Company, solidarity, black-white unityUnited Farm Workers scored a major victory in their Boycott of non-union lettuce and grapes. Sunflower grocery stores have agreed to remove scab grapes and sell UFW lettuce in their stores.
408Southern PatriotOxford Jury Acquits Teels1970-09-018Teel, Robert Gerald; Teel, Larry; Marrow, Henryinjustice; acquittal; murder; racism; all-white jury; boycott; Ku Klux KlanThe black community of Oxford, North Carolina was outraged when the Teels were found not guilty of murdering Henry Marrow by an all-white jury in spite of overwhelming evidence.
409The Southern Patriot Police kill 28th black1974-11-006Jackson, Otis; Ogle, M.E.police brutality, domestic dispute, racism, excessive use of force, police killingsAfter being called to break up a domestic dispute office M.E. Ogle beat Otis Jackson with a nightstick and then shot Otis Jackson in the Abdomen. Jackson was D.O.A and Grady Hospital.
410The Southern Patriot West Point Fights Urban Renewa1973-04-003Sykes Ferdinand, Naugle Andy, Bryan JohnUrban renewal, North Side Property Owners AssociationThe residents of a black neighborhood in West point Miss. are fighting an urban renewal project that would leave substandard housing in one neighborhood standing while they tear down and rebuild quality homes. Residents would be left with higher taxes mos
411Southern PatriotQuinoy Five: Case Study in Rep1971-09-011, 8Smith, David Charles; Figgers, Alphonso; Burns, Johnny; Keaton, David; Fredericks, Johnnyrobbery; murder; injustice; Luke's Grocery Store, bias; racism; extorted confession; lack of evidence; prison racism; solitary confinementIn Tallahassee, Florida, five black men are being prosecuted for robbery and murder of a sheriff's deputy because of racism, and in spite of little to no evidence.
412Southern PatriotCourt Changes Rape Penalty1971-01-017Rockefeller, Winthrop; Simon, Tobias; McGee, WillieFourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals; capital punishment; rape; unconstitutional; Scottsboro boy's caseThe Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the death penalty in rape cases was unconstitutional. It has mainly been used in southern states against black men accused of raping white women.
413The Southern Patriot Coal From South Africa: Alabam1974-05-001Hines, Andy; Stone, Doncoal imports, South Africa, The southern Company, Gulf Power Company, union, UMWA, rally, picketing, black workers congressOver 1000 people took part in a rally and picket line to show the stockholders of the companies importing South African coal, that they were against it. Picketers sited profit as the motivation behind the imports.
414Southern PatriotS.C. Women Win Six-Month Strik1970-01-011, 8Cunupp, Maxine; Willis, Artimisha; McDow, Tammy; McDow, EdnaHosiery Corporation; strike; black-white unity; textile manufacturers; harassment; union; demonstration; violence; leaflet; unfair labor practicesWomen in Rock Hill, South Carolina at the Hosiery Corporation won a six-month long strike in spite of not gaining union recognition.
415Southern PatriotBlack-White Union Keeps School1967-02-011, 8Christenberry, Herbert W.; Perez, Leander H.; McKeithen, John J.; Gibson, Eloise; Rhodes, Buddy; Parker, John H.; Oliver, Clem; Hay, Georgesegregation; school integration; picket line; white involvement; 14th Amendment; 1964 Civil Rights Act; private school; federal funding; PTAIn Louisiana, parents fought to integrate schools. It was unique here because of the large number of white parents included.
416Southern PatriotLee Otis Johnson Wins Appeal1972-02-011, 6Johnson, Lee Otis; Bue, Carl O., Jr.; Short, Herman; Smith, Preston; Williams, Roger; McSurely, Alan; McSurely, Margaret; Brown, John R.; Cocke, Shaw; Cox, Harold; Beecher, Johnny Danielappeal; marijuana conviction; Texas Liberation Movement; warrant; conspiracy; public housing; seized documents; Black Panther PartyAn overview of the legal proceedings in cases concerning civil rights issues.
417Southern PatriotBlacks Investigate Massacre1972-02-011, 7Britton, Harvey; Clemmons, Bryan; Dumas, Woodrow W.; McKeithen, John; Williams, Robert C.; Breaux, Ray; Oliney, Jamesinquiry; massacre; media; police brutality; Muslims; economic issues; self-defense; unarmed victims; undercover officers; hysteria; curfew; conspiracyAn investigation by the black community on the massacre shows police brutality against the unarmed demonstrators, while the media reports show the opposite.
418The Southern Patriot Jackson Workers Respond-UFW Bo1973-12-001,8Ramsay Claude, Lynch Jimboycott, united farm workers of America (AFL-CIO), McCarty-Holman, black-white unity, union The united Farm workers union won a major victory in the south when after a leaflet/boycott campaign they convinced a large food distributor McCarty-Holman to stop distributing non-union lettuce and grapes.
419Southern PatriotKiller Freed on Bond1971-12-016Parks, Wesley; Collier, Jo Ethamanslaughter; shooting; intimidation; voter registration; bond; appealWesley Parks, convicted of manslaughter for shooting Jo Etha Collier in a wave of terror against the black community, is free on bond while he awaits his appeal.
420The Southern Patriot The Cost of the New Atlanta 1974-05-004-5Whitfield, George; Williams, Virgil; Jackson, Maynard, Inman, John; Mckinny, Billy; Williamson, Q.V.; Matthews, Ethel Mae; Chafin, Clinton; Carter, Jimmy urban renewal, safe streets and sidewalks act, corporate interest, bedford-pines project area committee, police brutality, racism,Jim Grant describes how downtown Atlanta had been re-built at the expense of the black community; and how far white politicians and business owners are willing to go to ensure economic growth and renewal.
421Southern PatriotMississippi Hopes Center in Su1967-03-011, 8Clayton, Claude F.; Kunstler, William; Kinay, Arthur; Stavis, Marton; Eastland, James O.; Hamer, Fannie Lou; Harris, Joel; Brooks, Lela Maefreedom movement; Sunflower city; Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP); voter exclusion; poverty; racism; SNCC; donationsThe Sunflower Community in Mississippi is trying to improve the living conditions of black residents through local election, but the will need outside help to counteract economic threats by white creditors.
422Southern PatriotRevolt, Repressions at Grambli1968-01-011, 8Jones, Ralph Waldo Emerson; Daggs, Gale; Zanders, Willie M.; Kidd, Paul; Sobol, Richard; Dawkins, BenGrambling College; black college; repression; sports; academics; ghetto rebellion; student protest; boycott; expelled students; first amendment; free speech; dissentThe article examines the problems of Grambling College, which focuses more on athletics instead of academics, and how it expelled students who tried to question the administration.
423The Southern Patriot Bogue Chitto Alabama- 'We did 1974-03-004-5Robinson, Cheryl Buswell; Pittman, Malinda; Taylor, Idella M.collective living, subsistence community. commune movement, black panther party, breakfast program, resurrection city, the people's farmBouge Chitto is a small rural community in Alabama. The poor and members of resurrection city have formed a communal subsistence community. They provide food, clothing, and health care for those in need.
424The Southern Patriot "They get up Hungry and go to 1976-01-008Williams, Johnny Mae; Peeples, Edward; Eastland, James; Shaw, Gussie hunger, poverty, black belt south, Mississippi delta, emergency hunger counties, malnutrition, economic crisis, food stamps, school lunch programThousands of low income and minority families in the south are suffering from hunger and malnutrition. The problem is further complicated by the fact that federal funding for food stamps and school lunches have been cut.
425The Southern Patriot GPA is ending Strike; Spirit i1973-11-008Carney Delbert, Rev. Kimbrough C.L.strike, gulf coast pulpwood association (GPA), union, recognition, black-white unityThe Gulf coast pulpwood association (GPA) is ending its strike against the big paper and pulp companies in Mississippi and Alabama. Some gains have been made in terms of insurance and pay raises, the major companies refuse to recognize the union.
426Southern PatriotA Conspiracy to Destroy SNCC?1967-03-012Carmichael, StokelySNCC; court directed destruction; ghetto protest; draft protest; indictment; fines; high bailSNCC leaders have been jailed in connection with Atlanta protests about black ghettos and the arrest of Stokely Carmichael in Selma, Alabama could bring an end to SNCC due to high fines and lack of bail bondsmen willing to set the bail.
427Southern PatriotKnoxville, Tenn, is a "City of1966-04-013Hawkins, Henry; Stevens, Carol; Allen, Mary Ann; Kelly, Charles; Johnson, John J.; Pollard, H. C.; Shuttleworth, Fredcivil rights, vagrancy, disorderly conduct, Appalachian Economic and Political Action Conference, Southern Mountain Project, Highlander CenterThree civil rights worker were arrested and charged with vagrancy, disorderly conduct, and reckless driving in Knoxville, TN. The two girls were white and the man was black.
428The Southern Patriot Miners Consider Contract1974-12-001,4Littlefield, Sam; Farmer, Guy; Usery, W.J. Jrcoal, strike, united mine workers of America, bituminous coal operators association, contract, pay, safety, right to strike, black lung, murtha bill The UMWA and its rank-and-file members are trying to reach an agreement over the new changes to the contract with BCOA. The three major areas rank-and-file members are concerned about are wage differentials, safety, and the right to strike.
429Southern PatriotAngela Davis Calls Carolina Te1973-01-018Davis, Angela; Lee, James; Sadaukai, Owusu; Chavis, Elizabeth; Grant, Jimrepression; freedom rally; black activism; racism; political prisoner; high bondThrough a telephone speech to a freedom rally in Charlotte, North Carolina, Angela Davis emphasized the problems of repression throughout the state of North Carolina.
430Southern PatriotWhitley is Elected Chairman of1969-02-011, 8Whitely, Clifton; Guyot, Lawrence; Hammer, Fannie Lou; Clark, Robert; Higson, MikeMississippi Freedom Democratic Party; SCEF; loyalists; poverty; black politicians; Sunflower CityThe Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) elected Clifton Whitley as their chairman and sets the program for the next year. They plan on running candidates as independents.
431Southern PatriotThe Sunflower Election: Negroe1967-05-011, 8Stavis, Morton; Bronstein, Al; Wells, Lou; Harris, Joe; Guyot, Lawrence; Brooks, Lela Mae; Hamer, Fannie LouSunflower County, Mississippi; Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party; discrimination; racism; white political power; unemploymentThe black population of Sunflower County, Mississippi is becoming disillusioned with the political system when the white segregationists were returned to power in the local election.
432The Southern Patriot Alabama's Attica1974-09-001,5Baxley, Sandra; Dobbins, George; Clanzy, Jesse; Dotson, Tommy Lee; Michaelson, Julius; Harris, Johnnieinmates for action, death list, racism, harassment, brutality, Alabama prison system, murder11 Alabama prisoners are set to go to trial for crimes ranging from rioting to murder. All 11 men are black and members of inmates for action. The article sites several examples of how inmates are treated in the Alabama prison system.
433Southern PatriotRape and the Death Penalty: A 1967-01-011, 8Chatman, Jerry; Simon, Tobias; Cash, W. J.; McGee, Willie; Wansley, Thomas; Giles, John; Giles, James; Johnson, Joseph; Howard, Joseph C.; Maxwell, Williamlynching; death penalty; rape; discrimination; Ku Klux Klan; interracial sex; NAACP; double standard; Legal Defense FundSurveys the proportion of death penalties given out to black men convicted of rape of white women in the state of Florida.
434Southern PatriotUS Argues Against Collins Appe1970-11-015Collins, Walter; Sedler, Robert A.; Minnix, Forrest; Griswold, Erwin N.; Clinton, Oscar E.U.S. Department of Justice; U.S. Supreme Court; black draft resistance; appeal; Selective Service ActThe U.S. Department of Justice admitted that it did not matter if the government fails to comply with the law. When they asked the Supreme Court not to hear the appeal of Walter Collins for his conviction on draft refusal.
435Southern PatriotWhy Coal Miners Struck1970-11-013Ratliff, Clifford; Boyle, Tony; Yablonski, Jock; Payne, Robert; Stewart, Posey; Likens, McCager; Coleman, Lewis; Rasmussen, Donaldfuel shortage; Appalachian coal fields; disabled miners; strike; restraining order; picket; arrest; collusion; coal royalty; UMW Welfare and Retirement Fund; safety; black lungEditorial about the cause of the coal miner strike in Appalachia, specifically the treatment of disabled miners.
436Southern PatriotU.S. Judge Refuses to Free Col1971-02-014Boyle, Edward; Collins, Walter; Allison, William H., Jr.; Sedler, Robert A.black draft resistance; appeal; shortened sentence; U.S. Court of Appeals; conscientious objector; U.S. Supreme CourtU.S. district judge Edward Boyle refused to reduce Walter Collins' sentence from five years for draft refusal. His lawyers have fought for another appeal.
437Southern PatriotWorking Class Community Suppor1972-10-015Carroll, Minnie; James, Mary Ann; Tackett, Phyllis; Layne, Gene; Hibbetts, Carson; Boyle, Tonyhospital strike; union recognition; wage rate; working conditions; mining interest; picket; Black Lung Association; leafletThe community of Pikeville, Kentucky is strongly behind the employees at Methodist Hospital on strike for union recognition and better wages and working conditions.
438Southern PatriotSouthwest Georgia Roundup: Bak1966-09-011, 4Johnson, Warren L.; Campbell, J. R.; Simpkins, Issac; Batiste, Ramona; King, C. B.racial violence, lynching, SNCC, school boycott, head start program, racism, white supremacy, militancy, voter registration, Cordele Movement, unemployment, desegregationThe movement in southwest GA to improve conditions for black residents is thriving, due in part to community activism and that a large portion of blacks own their land, making the less economically effected by white supremacy efforts.
439The Southern Patriot GPA Organizing to Fight Wage C1975-04-004,5Walters, Fred; Jones, HerbertGulfcoast pulpwood association, economic crisis, union, strike, quota system, poverty, black-white unity, reorganizing, paper monopoliesThe Gulfcoast Pulpwood Association is reorganizing in an effort to take on the big paper companies. The economic crisis has caused paper companies to cut the prices of wood, harming the wages earned by workers.
440Southern PatriotWhy Bluefield State Students R1968-04-014Bratten, Carolyn; Barker, Alan; Saunders, Alonzo; Christie, Sidney; Smith, HulettBluefield State College, West Virginia; student protest; racial discrimination; civil rights; hazing; militancy; suspension; free speechExplains why students at Bluefield State College rebelled due to declining black student population, lack of free speech, ans suspensions without hearings.
441Southern PatriotMobil Public Housing Tenants O1971-04-017Alexander, James R.; Romney, George; Cooper, A. J., Jr.Mobile Housing Board; interracial organization; Tenants Organized for Progress; emergency fund; evictions; trespassing arrest; police presence; rent amountBlack and white tenants in the housing projects of Mobile, Alabama have organized in the Tenants Organized for Progress to combat problems from the Mobile Housing Board.
442Southern PatriotInsurrection in Wilmington1971-03-011, 6King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.; Lawson, O. H.; Templeton, Gene; Hill, Preston; Mitchell, Steveriot; violence; fire damage; race relations; rebellion; school integration; discrimination; suspension; school boycott; rally; KKK; police brutality; shooting; death threats; repressionWilmington, North Carolina erupted in violence, including shootings and fires, as police and the Klan fought against the black community, which was protesting discrimination in newly integrated schools.
443The Southern Patriot 'Cost of living' Strike 1794-04-008Sullivan, J.W.Taylor Machine Works, strike, cost of living, inflation, unions, united steel workers (AFL-CIO), community support, black-white unityWorkers at Taylor Machine Works have been on strike since Feb. They are demanding a cost-of-living escalator clause to protect them from rising inflation.
444The Southern Patriot The People on the Air: A histo1973-12-001,5Carney Delbert, Rev. Kimbrough C.L., Gillespie Charlie, Bergmark Martha, Lawerence Ken, Captain Knight Newt, Mason William, Knight Davis, McGee Willie, Evers CharlesGulfcoast Pulpwood Association (GPA), National attention, television,media, Free state of Jones, union, poverty, racism, black-white unity, people's movementThe television broadcast if the woodcutter strike in the south, helped the woodcutter's strike and the people's movement.
445The Southern Patriot How Oneita Workers Won Their S1973-09-001,8Johnson James, McCutcheon Carmela, Pope Laurie AnnOneita, Strike, textile workers union, Oneita knitting mills, textile workers union of America (TWUA), black-white unityStrikers from the Oneita Knitting mill were victorious after a 18 month strike and boycott. The strikers won standard union protection against arbitrary company dismissal, an hourly wage increase, a pension plan, and vacations.
446The Southern Patriot Barbara Flynn (1946-1973)1973-03-002Flynn BarbaraSCEF, racism, memorial, rememberance, suicide, civil rights movementCivil rights advocate and SCEF worker Barbara Flynn took her own life on February 26 1973 in New Haven Conn. She helped to regain ground lost during the civil rights movement and helped foster black-white coalitions.
447Southern PatriotClarksville Strike Enters Seco1969-05-011, 8Neuhoff, Lorenz; Stanfill, Bill; Chester, HowardFrosty Morn Meat Packing Plant; strike; boycott; black-white unity; labor organization; negotiation; wage increaseThe strike at the Frosty Morn meat packing plant in Clarksville, Tennessee is entering its second year because the management refuses to negotiate with workers. The strike has spread to two other plants and caused a boycott of the product from consumers.
448Southern PatriotMiners Win Suit Against UMWA W1971-06-011, 8Blankenship, Willie Ray; Gesell, Gerhard A.; Boyle, W. A.; Roche, Josephine; Lewis, John L.; Yablonski, Jock; Judy, George; Huge, Harryblack lung disease; pension; retirement fund; Regulation B-2; disabled miners; miners' widows; Blankenship v. Boyle; mismanagement; conflict of interestThe United Mine Workers of America was found guilty of mismanagement of funds and allowing conflicts of interest to occur with the miners' pension funds.
449Southern PatriotToday's Greatest Issues: A Cal1965-11-014Attorney General Katzenbach.Vietnam War, foreign policy, Southern Conference Educational fund, Racial Murder, Voter Registration, economic reprisals for blacks. The lack of discussion about foreign policy in the South. White men throughout the south being acquitted of black murders. Restriction of voter registration throughout the south. Lack of economic equality for blacks and economic reprisals for civil rights
450Southern PatriotToday's Great Issues: A Call t1965-11-00Vol. 23, No. 9 p. 4Katzenbach, Attorney GeneralVietnam War, foreign policy, Southern Conference Educational Fund, racial murder, voter registration, economic reprisals for blacksThe lack of discussion about foreign policy in the South. White men throughout the South being acquitted of black murders. Restriction of voter registration throughout the South. Lack of economic equality for blacks and economic reprisals for civil rights
451Southern PatriotNews in Brief: Winds of Change1966-03-014Penn, Lemuel; Scott, Andrew J.; Reese, F. D.civil rights, black voting, 1964 Civil Rights Act, school desegregation, segregation, 1965 Voting Rights Act, voter qualification, jury bias, unemployment, SNCC, church burning, embezzlementBlacks across the south increased in voter participation. Issues of jury bias in several appeals cases. Blacks are now being hired for the Birmingham police department. A church was burned in Sidon, MS.
452Southern PatriotBlind Workers Win Strike1971-02-012strike; Skilcraft Industries for the Blind; black workers; business boycott; wages; working conditions; picketBlind workers at Skilcraft Industries won their strike for higher wages and improved working conditions in Greenboro, North Carolina.
453Southern PatriotRank and File Miners Take Camp1972-06-011, 8Boyle, Tony, Yablonski, Jack; Miller, Arnold; Trbovich, Mike; Patrick, Harry; Payne, Robert; Nedd, Charles; Lewis, John L.; Kafton, Karlreform movement, VMW, corrupt leadership, special election, Miners for Democracy, grass roots union movement, black lung disease, fund tampering, mine safety, miner health, unityThe miners in WVA are taking their reform movement to the coalfields as they try to remove corrupt leadership from their unions.
454Southern PatriotSCLC: The New Trends1965-10-00Vol. 23, No. 8 1-4p.Bevel, Jim; Young, Andy; King Jr., Dr. Martin Luther; Baker, Ella; Boyte, HarrySouthern Christian Leadership Conference, Civil rights, Vietnam War, Human rights, Voter registrationDetails the Southern Christian Leadership Conference's 9th annual meeting (1965) in Birmingham, AL. Issues that were discussed include non-violent protest, the Vietnam War, basic human rights for blacks and whites, and black voter registration.
455The Southern PatriotSCEF Will Expand Organizing Pr1973-06-003Collins Virgina Southern Conference Education Fund (SCEF), organizing program, political prisoners, organizing southern workers, government repression, amnestySCEF held a semi-annual meeting where they decided to implement a two-pronged program to fight government backed repression. They will also implement two new programs to help organize black and white workers across the south. SCEF also decided to support
456Southern PatriotWitch Hunters Swarm in the Sou1967-11-011, 7McSurely, Alan; McSurely, Margaret; McClellan, Joe; Ratliff, Thomas; Carmichael, Stokely; Kunslter, William M.; Kinoy, Arthur; Stavis, Morton; Combs, Dan Jack; Willis, Edwinfreedom movement; poverty program; McClellan Committee; Freedom Democratic Party; SNCC; SCEF; SSOC; Appalachian volunteers; communism; black-white organizing; militancy; federal fundingThree congressional committees have begun investigations of the freedom movement and the poverty program, which can be seen as an attack on the organizers.
457Southern PatriotGreensboro Shows Mailed Fist1969-06-011, 8Grimes, Willie; Harris, Wyle; Johnson, Nelson; McCullough, Willie; Fuller, Howard; Scott, Bob; Murchison, Joseph; Simkins, GeorgeNorth Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University; sit-in; Woolworth's; Dudley High School; black militants; riot; student rebellionIn Greensborough, North Carolina students at the NC A&T college campus rebelled against police for breaking up a demonstration at Dudley High School. This led to a shooting and gassing of students and multiple arrests.
458Southern PatriotSurvivors Investigate Disaster1972-03-011, 2Moore, Arch; Hallanan, Elizabeth; Kelley, Dean; Miller, Arnold; Conn, Lucian; Bryant, Don; Crumm, Charles; Hatfield, Brady; Mullens, Georgeflood; slag pile dam; coal mining interest; Black Lung Association; citizens group; explosion; Buffalo Creek Disaster; Pittston CompanyThe disaster in Buffalo Creek, West Virginia led to an investigation and a hearing by the citizens' commission to figure out why the slag pile dam burst, causing destruction of life and property.
459Southern PatriotSlums Cause Outbreak1966-10-011, 4Moody, Edward; Allen, Ivan; Prather, Harold; Castleberry, J. C.; Carmichael, Stokely; McGill, Ralph; Patterson, Eugene; Black, Hector; Harding, Vincent; Bond, Julianpoverty, violence, SNCC, ghetto, slum, race relations, city maintenance, unemployment, police shooting, riot, arrest, protest, free speechRiots in the Atlanta slums occurred over the police shooting of Harold Prather for supposed car theft. SNCC got involved and was accused of causing the violence.
460Southern PatriotDraft Resistance Builds Across1968-03-014, 6Mulloy, Joe; Merton, Thomas; Gorman, James; Pratt, Don; Williams, Gary; Shea, James; Levin, Alan; Henderson, Walter; Carpenter, Arthur; Guerrero, Gene; Abbot, Steve; Vlasits, GeorgeVietnam War; draft; secession; black resistance; conscientious objector; draft board bias; Louisville Peace Council; draft refusal; anti-war literature; SSOC; sit-insCovers the building draft resistance across the South. Several examples of people who have personally fought the draft or are battling the draft boards are used to prove the scope of involvement.
461Southern PatriotBoycott Wins, New Party Starts1965-12-012Stranger, Hubert; Brewster, Willie; Liuzzo, Vida; Reeb, James Rev.boycott, Natchez miss, NAACP, racial violence, school bombing, church burning, house bombing, voter registration, desegregation, Lowndes County Freedom Org., Student Nonviolent Coordinating CommitteeBoycotts across the south were successful in gaining better treatment for blacks. Violence still continues which led to the formation of the Lowndes County Freedom Organization, a black political party sepearte from the Democratic Party.
462Southern PatriotBirmingham on March Again1966-01-012Shuttleworth, Fred; Dahmer, Vernon; Younge, Samuel Jr.Civil Rights Protest, Demonstration, Voter Registration, SEEF, firing bombing, Tuskegee Institute, segregation, eviction, racial murder, SNCC, tent cityPeople in Birmingham, AL began protesting voter registration and lack of jobs for blacks in civil service positions. Vernon Dahmer was killed in a fire bombing and Samuel Younge Jr. was shot. Evictions still continue across the Black Belt.
463Southern PatriotThe Month in Review: LUAC Prob1967-03-012Jackson, Wharlest; Evers, Charles; King, Martin Luther, Jr.; Giles, John; Giles, James; Jelinek, Doncommunist investigation; poverty programs; rape; bombing; Vietnam War; appeals court; school integrationLouisiana Joint Committee on Un-American Activities investigates communism in state poverty programs. Black man killed in truck bombing in Natchez, Mississippi. The Maryland Court of Appeals was ordered to re-examine the convictions of James and John Gile
464The Southern Patriot Forced Sterilization: Now Wome1973-09-007Relf Mary Alice, Lee Minnie, Fox Nial Ruth, Brown Carol, Dr. Pierce C.H., Clayton EvaSouthern Poverty law center, community action commission, office of economic opprotunity, race, poverty, welfare, women's movement, forced sterilizationWomen on welfare both black and white were forced to undergo sterilizations that were funded by the office of economic opprotunity. Although strict guidelines were imposed they were never properly circulated. Thousands of women faced sterilization or risk
465Southern PatriotSCLC: The New Trends1965-10-011,4Bevel, Jim. Young, Andy. Baker, Ella. Boyte, Harry. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Civil Rights, Vietnam War, Human Rights, Voter RegistrationDetails the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) 1965 9th annual meeting in Birmingham, AL. Issues discussed include non-violent protests, the Vietnam War, basic human rights for blacks and whites, and black voter registration.
466Southern PatriotError Confessed1966-01-011, 3Lewin, Nathan; Rabinowitz, Victor; Robinowitz, Joni; King, Slater; Jackson, Elza; Thomas, Robert; Wells, Samuel B.; Bell, Griffin; Labat, Egar; Smith, Benjamin E.; Morgan, Charles Jr.; Davis, Edward; Albany Movement, jury selection, US Court of Appeals, civil rights movement, bias, jury tampering, NAACP AttorneyThe US government confessed error in the conviction of 6 members of the Albany movement in 1963. The juries were biased and contained no black people, meaning they did not receive a fair trial.
467The Southern Patriot National Focus on Carolina 1973-11-007Rev. Charvis Ben, Grant Jim, Reddy T.J., Parker CharlesNational Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression (NAARPR), Connecticut Defense Coalition Against Racist and Political Repression, Amnesty international, political prisoners, black liberation movement, boycott, racism, repression The national Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression voted to send staff to North Carolina to help fight for the release of Jim Grant and justice for the Charlotte three. They also agreed to expose the repression in Carolina by demonstrating and
468The Southern Patriot Police Brutality in East Texas1974-06-008Page, Christine; Allen Abra; Ayers, Truman; Weaver, Arthur; Davis, David; Wade, WillieRacism, police brutality, Nacogdoches county voters league, police harassment Black citizens of Nacogdoches Texas face almost daily harassment and brutality from the local police department. The article sites several cases of police brutality and harassment from March 9-16th. The Nacogdoches county voters league have tried to help
469The Southern Patriot Virgina Protest Frame-up1973-06-003Carrington James, Carrington Otelia, Wansley Thomas, White Rev. Leon, Hawthorne Nathaniel LeeVirginia Prisoners Solidarity Committee (PSC), rape, frame-up, N.C.-V.A. Commission on Racial Justice of the United church of Christ, Virginia students civil righs committee, SCEF, Racism, intimidation Keysville Va. large protest on memorial day, protesters demanded the release of James Carrington. Carrington was active in his local black liberation movement, and was framed for raping a white girl. He is currently serving a 75 year sentence.
470Southern PatriotBackground for Murder1968-04-011, 5Lawson, James L.; Payne, Larry; Loeb, William; Swearengen, James E.; Gray, Joseph; Taylor, Jimmy; Cooke, Sam; Withers, Ernest; King, Dr. Martin Luther, Jr.assassination; demonstration; march; violence; police violence; looting; riot; Beale Street, MemphisRobert Analauage writes about a riot that took place in Memphis, Tennessee previous to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's assassination. The local police did little during the riot to protect the black community from the violence and looters. He claims that this
471Southern PatriotHow Poor People Built Politica1971-02-011, 8Hammonds, Harrell; Hulett, John; Lawson, J. C.; Cox, Courtland; Minnis, Jack; Miller, Alma V.; Logan, Sidney, Jr.; Ryals, Frank; Logan, Earleen Hayes; Folsom; James; McGhee, Willie; Shuttlesworth, Frepoverty; race relations; violence; threat; campaign; voter registration; freedom movement; Black Panther Party; SNCC: Lowndes County Freedom Organization; protest; boycott; injusticeOverview of how blacks in Lowndes County, Alabama built up political and economic control over the white ruling class.
472Southern PatriotBoycott Wins, New Party Starts1965-12-00Vol. 23, No. 10, p. 2Strange, Hubert; Brewster, Willie; Liuzzo, Viola; Reeb, Reverend Jamesboycott, Natchez, Mississippi, NAACP, racial violence, school bombing, church burning, house bombing, voter registration, desegregation, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Lowndes County Freedom OrganizationBoycotts across the South were successful in gaining better treatment for blacks. Violence still continues which led to the formation of the Lowndes County Freedom Organization, a black political party separate from the Democratic Party.
473Southern PatriotJustice Dept's Role in Itta Be1970-06-018Estaver, Paul; Pope, Ray; Conyers, John, Jr.; Bingham, Johnathan B.; Mitchell, John; Kastenmeier, Robertstudent arrest; reader protest; Mississippi Valley State College; Justice Department; mass arrest; conspiracy; Law Enforcement Assistance Administration; student movementEditorial about the true amount of involvement of the Justice Department in the mass arrest of 894 peaceful black student demonstrators at Mississippi Valley State College.
474Southern PatriotHistoric Protest in Deep South1972-04-011, 2Young, Mark L.; Taylor, Dorothy; Hall, Harlan; Jones, Charles; Claiborne, Larry M.; George, Pearl; Barrett, Wayne T.; Rarick, John; Morris, J. H.; Willingham, Alexdock worker strike; chrome ore; protest; racism; imperialism; Rhodesia; oppression; boycott; resolution; shipment unloading; trespassing; red baiting; United Nations EmbargoA historic protest occurred at a Burnside, Louisiana dock when black dock workers refused to unload a shipment of chrome ore from Rhodesia because of the country's racism and imperialist rule.
475Southern PatriotBook Notes1965-12-012Sterne, Emma Gelders; Sugarman, Tracy; Baker, Ella; Shuttleworth, Fred L.; Baum, Betty; Grossman, Nancy."I Have A Dream", Civil Rights, SCEF, SCLC, Patricia Crosses Town, school integration, desegregationBooks recently published: "I have a dream" by Emma Gelders Sterne, "Patricia Crosses Town" by Betty Baum, "Black Belt Schools: Beyond Desegregation" from the southern regional council and by the US Commission on Civil Rights, "Equal Opportunity in Farm Pr
476Southern PatriotCommunity Still Divided: Ameri1965-11-011, 2, 3Fortson, Warren. Turner, Lena. Hopkins, Charlie Lee. Lamar, Willie. Bell, Mary Kate. Allen, Ralph. Harris, Don. Perdue, John. Aelony, Zev. Barnum, John. Ingram, Rose Lee. Jordan, Clarence. Barnum, MabAmericus, GA, Race Relations, Voter Registration, Racial Violence, Voting Rights Bill 1965, School Integration, Rose Lee Ingram case of 1948, Koinonia Farm Freedom Movement, John Birch SocietyExplains the integration and development of black community leaders into the main government of Americus, GA. Details the efforts and resistance to their work.
477Southern PatriotCommunity Still Divided: Ameri1965-11-00Vol. 23, No. 9, p.1-3Fartson, Warren; Moll, Dr. Lloyd; Turner, Lena; Hopkins, Charlie Lee; Lamar, Willie; Bell, Mary Kate; Allen, Ralph; Harris, Dan; Perdue, John; Aelony, Zev; Barnum, John; Ingram, Rose Lee; Jordan, ClarAmericus, Georgia, race relations, voter registration, racial violence, voting rights bill of 1965, school integration, Rose Lee Ingram Case of 1948, Koinonia Farm Freedom Movement, John Birch SocietyExplains the integration and development of black community leaders into the main government of Americus, GA. Details the efforts and resistance to their work.
478Southern PatriotWelfare Women Fight Tenn. Ster1971-04-011, 8Bates, Larry; Stone, Mildred; Haskell, Jennifer; Briggs, Sherri; Peacock, Bonnie; Williams, Avon; Ellis, Willi Pearl; Hamer, Fannie Lou; Paul, Juliu; Banfield, Stonewelfare women; forced sterilization; Tennessee House Bill No. 20; picket; open opposition; foster children; poverty; discrimination; black sterilization; eugenic law; illegitimate childrenFemale welfare recipients in Tennessee picketed and spoke out against House Bill No. 20, which would force women (on welfare) with one or more illegitimate children to undergo sterilization or lose their benefits. The bill would also make it possible for
479Southern PatriotNegligence Killed 38 Miners1971-01-011, 8Bentley, Walter; Finley, Charles; Finley, Stanley; Collins, A. T.; Kirkpatrick, Harreld; O'Leary, John; Lucas, J. Richard; Osborn, Elburt F.; Russell, Fred; Dole, Hollis; McLean, John; Perkins, Carl DFinley Coal Company; mine explosion; carbon monoxide; illegal explosives; coal dust; after damp; negligence; unsafe operation; Bureau of Mines; black lung disease; suppression; conspiracyThe worst mine disaster in eastern Kentucky history occurred at Finley Coal Company where thirty-eight miners were killed in an explosion. It can be blamed on negligence and lack of oversight.