Fugitive Days: Memoirs of an Antiwar Activist

Fugitive Days: Memoirs of an Antiwar Activist

by Bill Ayers
     
 

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Bill Ayers was born into privilege and is today a highly respected educator. In the late 1960s he was a young pacifist who helped to found one of the most radical political organizations in U.S. history, the Weather Underground. In a new era of antiwar activism and suppression of protest, his story, Fugitive Days, is more poignant and relevant than ever.
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Overview

Bill Ayers was born into privilege and is today a highly respected educator. In the late 1960s he was a young pacifist who helped to found one of the most radical political organizations in U.S. history, the Weather Underground. In a new era of antiwar activism and suppression of protest, his story, Fugitive Days, is more poignant and relevant than ever.


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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807071229
Publisher:
Beacon Press
Publication date:
06/27/2002
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
700,413
File size:
436 KB

Meet the Author

Bill Ayers is the author of the acclaimed and controversial memoir Fugitive Days, its follow up Public Enemy, and many books on education, including To Teach, Teaching Toward Freedom, and A Kind and Just Parent. He is the founder of the Small Schools Workshop and was, until his retirement, Distinguished Professor of Education and Senior University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He lives in Hyde Park, Chicago.

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