1979 Sept. 30
Amherst (Mass.) - Invited lecture by 1960s activist Tom Hayden, speaking on solar power, anti-nuclear issues, divestment from nuclear and apartheid industries, federal budget and tax reform; critique of corporate power. Recorded at the Curry Hicks Cage, UMass Amherst. Poor sound quality.
1980 Oct. 7
Amherst (Mass.) - Invited lecture by Daniel Ellsberg, Marine Corps veteran and military analyst, former Strategic Analyst at the Rand Corporation and contributor to the development of US nuclear arms policy, later a source of the Pentagon Papers; speaking on Proposition 7 on the ballot in three Western Mass. counties calling for a US-Soviet moratorium on all nuclear weapons; speaking aga... more
Springfield (Mass.) - Lecture at American International College. Audio choppy, particularly early in tape.
Cole, Johnetta B., 1905-1999
Amherst (Mass.) - Lecture on intensification of racism and sexism and continued denial of access and human rights for "Third World folks." Delivered at Womens Studies Colloquium at UMass Amherst.