Vintage Poster Free Angela Davis Synergisms #184. Nice original rare FREE ANGELA DAVIS Poster from 1971. Awesome condition for 35+ years old. The lower left hand corner of the print says; #184, New York Committee to Free Angela Davis, 105 6 th Avenue, Room 736 New York, Distributed by Synergisms, 601 Minnesota Street, San Francisco California, 94107.Great 1970s artifact of some very important times. Additional Info below; Angela Yvonne Davis (born, January 26, 1944 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American socialist organizer and professor who was associated with the Black Panther Party (BPP) and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). Davis was also a prominent member and political candidate of the Communist Party USA.
She first achieved nationwide notoriety when she was linked to the murder of Judge Harold Haley during an attempted Black Panther prison break in the summer of 1970. Davis had become involved in Black Panther efforts to garner support for the imprisoned George Jackson, Fleeta Drumgo, and John Clutchette, known as the "Soledad Brothers" (after Soledad Prison, w they were incarcerated).
She fled underground, and was the subject of an intense manhunt. On August 18, 1970, Davis became the third woman and the 309th individual to appear on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives List. She was eventually captured, arrested, tried, and then acquitted in one of the most famous trials in recent U. During her sixteen-month incarceration, a massive international "Free Angela Davis" campaign was organized, leading to her acquittal in 1972. She works for racial and gender equality and for prison abolition, and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Prison Activist Resource Center and is a popular public speaker, nationally and internationally.Davis is a founder of the anti-prison grassroots organization Critical Resistance. She is currently Professor of History of Consciousness at the University of California and Presidential Chair in African American and Feminist Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz. The item "Vintage Poster Free Angela Davis Synergisms #184 AFRICAN AMERICANA Black Panther" is in sale since Friday, February 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Paper\Pin Up\Contemporary (1970-Now)". The seller is "greenbugsblood" and is located in Elmira, Oregon.
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