Bartolomeo Vanzetti

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United States anarchist (born in Italy) who with Nicola Sacco was convicted of murder and in spite of world-wide protest was executed (1888-1927)


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La campagne pour liberer les anarchistes emprisonnes Nicola Sacco et Bartolomeo Vanzetti a enflamme la mobilisation dans le monde entier dans les annees 1920.
It was in this atmosphere of jingoism and anti-foreign hysteria that the Italian immigrants Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were put on trial after a robbery and murder at a Massachusetts shoe factory, found guilty by an Anglo-Saxon judge and jury, and sentenced to death.
Frightened by the anti-Italian sentiment surrounding the execution of Nicolo Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti in the mid-1920s, Klindienst's family changed their name to something less Italian-sounding (she doesn't say what) and raised their children as assimilated Americans.
At that meeting there was a speech by Abrams, an anarchist who had gone back to Russia after being expelled from the United States (and for some reason that nobody can remember was passing through Mexico) because he had supported in writing Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti who were executed on 23 August 1927 in a Massachusetts jail, accused of theft and murder and not of having unacceptable political views.
The suspects were Nicola Sacco, a shoemaker, and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, a fish vendor.
Among them are those involving Leo Frank,(99) Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti,(100) Julius and Ethel Rosenberg,(101) and Sam Sheppard.
During these same years, Frankfurter was teaching law at Harvard and championing progressive causes, including his courageous support for Italian-born anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti.
This one-hour slide lecture chronicles the saga of Niccola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti.
Bruce Watson's Sacco and Vanzetti: The Men, the Murders and the Judgment of Mankind (2007) is a penetrating and capacious account of the famous 1920 trial of the two Italian immigrants, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti and their subsequent imprisonment while their lawyers made applications for rehearings.