by Lucy Parsons
Poisoned Candy Press
Lucy Eldine Gonzalez Parsons (born Lucia Carter; 1851 - March 7, 1942) was an American labor organizer, radical socialist and anarcho-communist, and a founding member of the Industrial Workers of the World.
Following her husband's 1887 execution in conjunction with the Haymarket affair, Lucy remained a leading American radical activist, with the IWW and other political organizations. She was often arrested for giving public speeches or distributing anarchist literature.
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