[Marxism] John Brown anniversary
tcod at hotmail.com
Fri Sep 4 18:29:29 MDT 2009
Didn't Owen Brown serve as an officer in the Union Army during the Civil War?
> Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2009 20:15:16 -0400
> From: pieinsky at igc.org
> Subject: Re: [Marxism] John Brown anniversary
> To: tcod at hotmail.com
> About 10 years ago maybe, Noel Ignatieff and the Race Traitor folks
> tried to start up an annual commemoration of Brown's martyrdom at the
> farm in Elba (Lake Placid) upstate New York where Brown and several of
> his sons are buried under a huge glacial boulder (and practically in the
> shadow of the ski jump from the Winter Olympics. Some friends and I
> went once. Russell Banks (author of "Cloudsplitter" written in the
> voice of Brown's surviving son, Owen -- whom was named I think for
> Robert Owen) spoke and some black churches brought buses up from
> Harlem. I haven't heard anything about it in more recent years. So I
> assume it stopped happening. But check with them. Maybe they're doing
> something this year. Somebody definitely should have an observance.
> Either there and/or at Harper's Ferry.
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