Monday, June 25, 2018

Hosea Hudson and the Alabama Sharecroppers Union

In this segment, Hosea Hudson discusses joining the Communist Party in September 1931, the level of organization of the Party in Birmingham and Montgomery, and its early leadership. During the interview, Hudson brings up the formation of the Alabama Sharecroppers Union and its leadership. He also discusses the importance of mass pressure, shootouts with local police officials, and the role of the International Defense League in the Scottsboro case.


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