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Sing a Battle Song The Revolutionary Poetry, Statements, and Communiques of the Weather Underground, 1970-1974

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ISBN-10: 1583227261

ISBN-13: 9781583227268

Edition: 2006

Authors: Bill Ayers, Bernardine Dohrn, Jeff Jones

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Outraged by the Vietnam War and racism in America, a group of young American radicals announced their intention to "bring the war home." The Weather Underground waged a low-level war against the U.S. government through much of the 1970s, bombing the Capitol building, breaking Timothy Leary out of prison, and evading one of the largest FBI manhunts in history. Sing a Battle Song brings together the three complete and unedited publications produced by the Weatherman during their most active period underground, 1970 to 1974: The Weather Eye:Communiques from the Weather Underground; Prairie Fire:The Politics of Revolutionary Anti-Imperialism; and Sing a Battle Song:Poems by Women in the…    
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
Publication date: 6/6/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 390
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Bill Ayers is Distinguished Professor of Education and Senior University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago (retired), and founder of both the Small Schools Workshop and the Center for Youth and Society, where he taught courses in interpretive and qualitative research, urban school change, and teaching and the modern predicament. A graduate of the University of Michigan, the Bank Street College of Education, Bennington College, and Teachers College, Columbia University, Ayers has written extensively about social justice, democracy and education, the cultural contexts of schooling, and teaching as an essentially intellectual, ethical, and political enterprise. He is currently…    

Editors' Preface
When Hope and History Rhyme
Revisiting the Weather Underground
From Weather to Climate: Revolutionary Anti-imperialism and the Battle to Save the Earth
You Don't Need a Weatherman to Know Which Way the Wind Blows (1969 excerpt)
Sing a Battle Song: Poems by Women in the Weather Underground Organization
Looking Backward: Personal Reflections on Language, Gesture, and Mythology in the Weather Underground
The Weather Eye: Communiques from the Weather Underground
Prairie Fire: The Politics of Revolutionary Anti-imperialism Political Statement of the Weather Underground
About the Contributors