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Turn Grief Into Strength! Avenge the CWP 5!

Date: circa November 1979

Author: Communist Workers Party U.S.A.

Biographical/Historical abstract: 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.

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Description: This flyer, issued by the Communist Workers Party (CWP), and dating from early November, 1979, urges attendance at a protest march to be held November 11 in Greensboro. The flyer includes accusations of a conspiracy involving the FBI and the US Government and demands vengeance for the deaths of five CWP members killed in Greensboro on November 3, 1979 at the Death to the Klan march. Also included are instructions for marchers coming from Durham and Chapel Hill.


Format of original: Printed Materials

Collection: Sydney Nathans Papers

Repository: Duke University

Item#: 4.67.1171

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