• ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 27.8 x 21.5 cm.
  • [8] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The "Anti-Riot" Act

Kathleen Cleaver, Susan Sontag



Fold out poster with information on the "Anti-Riot" Act of 1968. Includes information on the Chicago 8 defendants, charges, prosecutors, the legislative history of the "Anti-Riot" Act, the Congressmen and community leaders who have protested against passage of Act, the Constitutional authorities speaking against the act, and what can be done. Incorporates quotes from Attorney General John M. Mitchell, Deputy Attorney General Richard Kleindienst, Assistant Attorney General Will Wilson, quotes from The Walker Report, Thomas I. Emerson, Lawrence Speiser, Rep. Emanuel Celler, Attorney General Ramsey Clark, Rep. Augustus F. Hawkins, Roy Wilkins and others. Poster notes Kathleen Cleaver and Susan Sontag as being the Treasures of The Conspiracy.

Chicago, Illinois: The Conspiracy,
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in twelve as issued. Slight discoloration on edges, light edge wear and handling marks.
[Object # 26446]