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MDS National Convergence

Chicago - November 9-11, 2007

by Thomas Good



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Video Clips



RESIST: The Movement for a Democratic Society Video
(Video: Thomas Good / Next Left Notes)



Bill Ayers Speaks - Resisting Endless War Panel (Part 1)
(Video: Thomas Good / Next Left Notes)



Bill Ayers Speaks - Resisting Endless War Panel (Part 2)
(Video: Thomas Good / Next Left Notes)



Elaine Brower Speaks - Resisting Endless War Panel
(Video: Thomas Good / Next Left Notes)



Defend Student Activism ("Set Me Free") Video
(Video: Thomas Good / Next Left Notes)



Thomas Good, MDS Paper - Resisting Endless War Panel

Stills from the Resisting Endless War panel



Clip from RESIST, the MDS video
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Elaine Brower of MDS NYC
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"So it's Act, Doubt, Act, Organize...raise up the moral question,
connect the dots and fight for participatory democracy. These,
it seems to me, are the elements of movement building."
- Bill Ayers



Bill Ayers
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Alan Haber, David Hamilton and Sean Reynolds
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Elaine and Jill
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Jim Retherford
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Austin MDSers Thorne, David and Jim with Elaine and Alan
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Mark Rudd joins the crew (suspenders)
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Al Haber signs membership cards for the Texas comrades
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Mark and Elaine
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Stills from the War And Peace panel



Carl Davidson and Kathy Kelly
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Moe from the Green Party
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Muhammad Ahmad
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Kathy Kelly and Muhammed
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Stills from the 1968 panel



The panel: James, Rosemont, Klonsky and Brown
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Mike Klonsky
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Mike James (prop. of Heartland Cafe)
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Franklin Rosemont, Chicago Surrealist Group
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Bob Brown
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Mike Klonsky
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Penelope Rosemont, event organizer
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Muhammed asks a question...
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Thorne Dreyer (Austin MDS) and Franklin
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Defend Student Activism in Berwyn, Chicago suburb...



Morton West High School where 70 civic minded
students held an antiwar sit-in...
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Instead of encouragement from Superintendent Ben Nowakowski
37 students were threatened with expulsion
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After almost 9000 people signed a petition in defense of student activism...
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Nowakowski backed off
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Morton West High is 2.69 miles from Forest Home Cemetary...
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...home of the Haymarket Martyrs monument
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...and resting place of dozens of freedom fighters
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Emma Goldman is buried there...
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Lucy Parsons rests near Emma...
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...as does Sylvia Woods
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Defend Student Activism!
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