Thursday, July 28, 2005

Elizabeth Wheaton's Statement Transcript

Please click here to download the transcript of Elizabeth Wheaton's statement at the GTRC's first public hearing.

Elizabeth Wheaton researched and wrote about the Greensboro killings, including the 1981 Institute for Southern Studies special report, "The Third of November," and the book CODENAME: GREENKIL (1986). She spoke about the Communist Workers Party's philosophy and tactics and the affect they had on N.C. union members and other progressive activists. She also addressed the role of informants and agents in the tragedy.

Special thanks to John Young for transcribing this statement. If you would like to volunteer to transcribe any of the statements from the first public hearing, please email jill@greensborotrc.org.

posted by Jill Williams, exec. dir.

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