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.
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were both born in Italy, in 1891 and 1888 respectively.
Miller, longtime producer for Ken Burns and several less mainstream documentarians, and helmer of "The Internationale," spent four years researching Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, and it shows in the trenchant clarity of his exposition.
Buyers just plain love saying they live in a former church or an old brewery Or, in the case of these three projects, on top of an old gears building; in a former plantation's rice mill, or, believe it or not, inside a prison that was once home to Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, infamous for their murder trial and execution in the 1920s.
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.
Cray writes that in 1946, Moe Asch suggested that Guthrie research the Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti case of the 1920s; the two Italian immigrant worker anarchists were executed for a robbery and murder they denied committing.
Muste, Juanita and Wally Nelson, Sojourner Truth, Zora Neale Hurston, bell hooks, Gloria Anzaldua, Chela Sandoval, Alice Walker, June Jordan, Maxine Hong Kingston, Randolph Bourne, Lucy Parsons, William Sylvis, Bartolomeo Vanzetti, Barrows Dunham, Clarence Darrow, W.
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.
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.
The execution of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti in 1927 crystallized for Dos Passos an image of the United States as "two nations"--one of the rich and privileged and one of the poor and powerless.
Two Italian anarchists, Nicola Sacco (1891-1927) and Bartolomeo Vanzetti (1888-1927), were arrested on May 5, 1920, for the murder of two people in the course of a robbery.
Three weeks later Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, workmen of Brockton, Mass.
He includes all the familiar big stories, from the Ellen Jewett ax murder in 1836 to the electrocutions of Niccolo Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti and Ruth Snyder and Judd Gray in the 1920s.