Lucy Parsons

Lucy Parsons

Lucy Eldine Gonzalez Parsons (born c. 1853 – March 7, 1942) was an American labor organizer and radical socialist and anarchist communist. She is remembered as a powerful orator.

Read more about Lucy Parsons:  Early Life, Career As Activist, Death, Conflict With Emma Goldman, Legacy, Tributes and Memorials

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Lucy Parsons Center - History
... The Lucy Parsons Center was founded on July 1, 1992 ... and experiences have been folded into the Lucy Parsons Center ... After the year lease of the location, the collective's name was changed to the Lucy Parsons Center and moved to the Back Bay neighborhood of Boston ...
Lucy Parsons - Legacy, Tributes and Memorials
... On July 16, 2007, a book that purportedly belonged to Lucy Parsons was featured on a segment of the American Public Broadcasting Service television show History Detectives ... and trial, was most likely a copy published and sold by Parsons as a way to raise money to prevent her husband's execution ... The segment also provided background on Parsons' life and the Haymarket affair ...

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    Science is intimately integrated with the whole social structure and cultural tradition. They mutually support one other—only in certain types of society can science flourish, and conversely without a continuous and healthy development and application of science such a society cannot function properly.
    —Talcott Parsons (1902–1979)

    What fond and wayward thoughts will slide
    Into a Lover’s head!
    ‘O mercy!’ to myself I cried,
    ‘If Lucy should be dead!’
    William Wordsworth (1770–1850)