Creating a Movement with Teeth: A Documentary History of the George Jackson Brigade by Daniel Burton-RoseCreating a Movement with Teeth: A Documentary History of the George Jackson Brigade by Daniel Burton-Rose

Creating a Movement with Teeth: A Documentary History of the George Jackson Brigade

EditorDaniel Burton-RosePreface byWard Churchill

Paperback | October 1, 2010

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This panoramic overview chronicles the activities of the George Jackson Brigade, a radical, 1970s, multiracial and sexually diverse organization—veterans of prisoners’, women’s, gay, and black liberation movements. The Brigade embraced bank robberies and armed insurrection to wage war against what they felt was an unjust government. Through a wide array of surveillance reports, feature articles from mainstream and alternative presses, and the organization’s prolific, spontaneous communications and substitutive political statements, this collection reveals this body of propaganda and meditations on praxis.

Daniel Burton-Rose is the author of Guerrilla USA: The George Jackson Brigade and the Anti-capitalist Underground of the 1970s and a coeditor of The Celling of America: An Inside Look at the U.S. Prison Industry and Confronting Capitalism: Dispatches from a Global Movement. He lives in Boulder, Colorado. Ward Churchill is a writer, a l...
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Title:Creating a Movement with Teeth: A Documentary History of the George Jackson BrigadeFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:352 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.8 inShipping dimensions:9 × 6 × 0.8 inPublished:October 1, 2010Publisher:PM PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1604862238

ISBN - 13:9781604862232

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"This companion volume is a comprehensive compilation of the original documents in the form of statements, communiques, and other materials published by and about the George Jackson Brigade. is collection, as the editor explains, is intended as a companion volume to his account of the group." —Joshua Sinai, www.universiteitleiden.nl/