"Free Angela Davis, and All Political Prisoners!"
A Transnational Campaign for Liberation

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Abstract

Introduction

Document 1: Press Release Re: Angela Davis's termination from UCLA, 16 October 1969

Document 2: Bob Kaufman and Gordon Ellis, "Settlement in Salinas," People's World, 15 August 1970

Document 3: Bob Kaufman, "Another Prison Murder Behind Marin Incident," People's World, 22 August 1970

Document 4: Samuel Rosenwein to Ben Margolis, 30 September 1970

Document 5: "Kidnapers Seize Angela," People's World, 17 October 1970

Document 6: James Baldwin, "An Open Letter to My Sister," 19 November 1970

Document 7A: Herbert Marcuse to Franklin Alexander, 20 November 1970

Document 7B: Herbert Marcuse to Angela Davis, 20 November 1970

Document 8: California Federation of Teachers Statement of Solidarity, December 1970

Document 9A: Howard L. Parsons to Angela Davis, 1 January 1971

Document 9B: Society for the Philosophical Study of Dialectical Materialism, Resolution on Angela Davis, 28 December 1970

Document 10: Angela Davis to the Marin County Court, 5 January 1971

Document 11: Angela Davis to Bettina Aptheker, 7 January 1971

Document 12A: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 8 January 1971

Document 12B: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 15 January 1971

Document 13A: Georg Lukacs to Bettina Aptheker, 20 January 1971

Document 13B: Lukacs's Statement and lists of signers, January 1971

Document 14: Inge Neumann Marcuse to Angela Davis, 21 January 1971

Document 15: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 23 January 1971

Document 16: Sallye Davis to Angela Davis, 2 February 1971

Document 17: Elizabeth Catlett to Bettina Aptheker, 3 February 1971

Document 18: Inge Neumann Marcuse to Bettina Aptheker, 5 February 1971

Document 19A: Maria Luisa Costa Dias to Angela Davis, 26 February 1971

Document 19B: Message des Femmes Portugaises to Angela Davis, n.d.

Document 19C: Le Mouvement Democratique des Femmes Portugaises to California Assistant Attorney General, 12 October 1971

Document 20: V. Nokwe to Angela Davis, 6 March 1971

Document 21: Telegram, Somali Women Representatives to Angela Davis, 6 March 1971

Document 22: Elizabeth Catlett to Bettina Aptheker, 12 March 1971

Document 23: Words for Women, Australia to Angela Davis, 15 March 1971

Document 24: Angela Davis, "Get It Together! An Open Letter to Black High School Students," 23 March 1971

Document 25: Margaret Burnham to Louis Mountanos, 29 March 1971

Document 26: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 30 March 1971

Document 27A: Shirley Graham Du Bois to Bettina Aptheker, 14 April 1971

Document 27B: Egyptian Women's Committee Statement of Solidarity, 14 April 1971

Document 28: Women's International Democratic Federation, "Bail Now and Ultimate Freedom for Angela Davis," May 1971

Document 29: "A Letter from Angela to Ericka," 2 May 1971

Document 30: Angela Davis to Charlene Mitchell, 5 May 1971

Document 31: Daniel Berrigan to Angela Davis, 6 May 1971

Document 32: Rodney Johnson to Angela Davis, n.d., ca. 1971

Document 33: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 8 June 1971

Document 34: Angela Davis to Bettina Aptheker, 14 July 1971

Document 35: Angela Davis to Bettina Aptheker, 23 July 1971

Document 36: Angela Davis to Reverend Ralph Abernathy, 12 August 1971

Document 37: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 13 August 1971

Document 38: Angela Davis to Mary Clemmey, 23 September 1971

Document 39: Teachers' Forum and Delhi Students' Federation, Joint Letter and Resolution, 24 September 1971

Document 40A: John J. Abt to Margaret Burnham, 1 October 1971

Document 40B: Letter of support from Hungarian Youth Peace Club, 1971

Document 41A: Florence Mophoso to Angela Davis, 12 October 1971

Document 41B: Florence Mophoso to Albert Harris, California Assistant Attorney General, 12 October 1971

Document 41C: Florence Mophoso to Carl Hoppe, Marin County Superior Court, 12 October 1971

Document 42A: Nicole DumÍtre to Angela Davis, 13 October 1971

Document 42B: Postcard, Nicole DumÍtre to Angela Davis, 13 October 1971

Document 43: James Baldwin to Bettina Aptheker, 14 October 1971

Document 44: Nguyen Thi Xuan Kien to Angela Davis, 20 October 1971

Document 45A: Gisela Coutaud to Sheriff James Geary, 26 October 1971

Document 45B: Petition of French Student Teachers to Sheriff James Geary, 26 October 1971

Document 46: French National Committee for the Defense and Liberation of Angela Davis to Governor Ronald Reagan, 27 October 1971

Document 47: Statement by Bettina Aptheker calling for Bail for Angela Davis, December 1971

Document 48: Angela Davis to Ericka Huggins, 3 December 1971

Document 49: Angela Davis to Bettina Aptheker, 7 December 1971

Document 50: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 7 December 1971

Document 51: Angela Davis to Bettina Aptheker, 22 December 1971

Document 52: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 29 December 1971

Document 53: Milan students to Angela Davis, n.d.

Document 54: John Bates to Angela Davis, 12 January 1972

Document 55: Ernesto GonzŠlez Bermejo, "Save Angela," February 1972

Document 56: Gerri to Angela Davis, 6 February 1972

Document 57: Bettina Aptheker to Angela Davis, 16 February 1972

Document 58: Jacques-NoŽl Gouat and Elizabeth Gouat to Angela Davis, 27 February 1972

Document 59: Angela Davis to John Pittman, 29 February 1972

Document 60: Sanbongi Masako and Furukawa Chiaki to Angela Davis, 5 March 1972

Document 61: Iris Persaud to Angela Davis, 12 March 1972

Document 62: Angela Davis to German Congress, 25 May 1972

Document 63: Dr. Klaus Steiniger to Angela Davis, 28 May 1972

Document 64A: Lyn Thompson to Angela Davis, 6 June 1972

Document 64B: Flyer, "A Moratorium for Black Rights," June 1972

Document 65A: Robert S. Cohen to Angela Davis, 13 June 1972

Document 65B: Patricia R. Long to Angela Davis, 6 June 1972

Document 65C: Deborah Cohen to Angela Davis, 13 June 1972

Document 66A: Malik Chaka to Angela Davis, 13 June 1972

Document 66B: Tanzania Committee to Free Angela Davis, "Why We Celebrate Angela's Acquittal," June 1972

Document 67: Angela Davis, Statement upon Release, 20 August 1972

Document 68: Postcard, Angela Davis to Bettina Aptheker and Jack Kurzweil, 14 September 1972

Document 69A: Uhuru Mzimu [Arthur Sorrell] to Angela Davis, 21 September 1972

Document 69B: Uhuru Mzimu [Arthur Sorrell], "The Myth of a Sling Shot," September 1972

Document 70: Statement from Campaign to Free Political Prisoners, New South Wales, Australia, 28 September 1972

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