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Former SNCC Member Says Black America and the Political System Are Under Attack
March 5, 2013
Gary Glennell Toms interviews Muriel Tillinghast, a long-time civil rights activist, youth organizer, and former member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, also known as SNCC, which played a pivotal role during the turbulent 1960's. She has served as the president of the Nonviolent Action Group (NAG), an organization that addressed de-segregation issues in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Delaware. She is actively involved with tenant's rights, AIDS-related issues, and has provided motivation and support to prison inmates who sought to expand their education. She is also actively involved with The Hubert Harrison and Theodore W. Allen Society.
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Update on Hubert Harrison and Theodore W. Allen Society Activities from Muriel Tillinghast, Coordinator. Thanks to Brecht Forum, Herb Boyd, Helen Toppins, and C-SPAN for the Event. Upcoming William Loren Katz and Alondra Nelson Presentations May 3 and 18
March 18, 2012
On behalf of the Hubert Harrison-Theodore W. Allen Society at the Brecht Forum, thank you for coming to the Herb Boyd presentation on Malcolm X emanating from the book by him and others, By Any Means Necessary, Malcolm X, Real not Re-invented. From the discussion and feedback, this event was of great interest and Read More