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May 19, 1980
Communist Workers Party U.S.A.
The Communist Workers Party (CWP) was a Maoist group in the United States, active from 1979-1985, and mainly remembered for the "Greensboro Massacre," a November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march in Greensboro that left five of the CWP protesters dead.
These are photocopies of three pages from the May 19, 1980 Workers Viewpoint
newspaper, a publication of the Communist Workers Party (CWP), which pertain to the the November 3, 1979, Greensboro Massacre. Articles discuss demonstrations held in Greensboro and Washington on May 3, as well as general CWP reaction to the arrest of six CWP members in Greensboro on charges of inciting to riot.
Format of original:
Blanche M. Boyd Papers
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