A letter from the Cámara del Trabajo del Estado de Nuevo León protesting the Scottsboro Boys' 1931 conviction and demand their release.This letter arrived after the executions were stayed pending the Alabama Supreme Court appeal. Cámara del...
In this passage Leon Alexander, a coal miner and union organizer in Alabama, recalls living and working under Jim Crow laws and his early efforts to fight them. He discusses father's work in the United Mine Workers and the unsuccessful miners'...
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