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Box 4

 Container

Contains 21 Collections and/or Records:

Speeches by James Boggs;"A New Philosophy for our New Contradictions," "Our American Reality;" "Two World Outlooks," "Thoughts on the Future," "From Classical Political Economy to Marx-and Beyond," "Citizen, Not Subjects: Individuality, Not Individualism," "On Contradictions and the American Revolution," "The Main Contradiction," "Their Struggle and Ours" and "Position Paper on Busing", 1975

 File — Box: 4, folders: 1-2
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "Class Consciousness and Revolution," "Racism and the Class Struggle," "Notes on American Politics" and "Why is the First American Revolution Important to Us Today?", 1976

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "The Next Development in Education" and "Beyond Malcolm X", 1977

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "Liberation? or Revolution?" and "On Becoming a Whole Person", 1978

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "Using My Experience to Help Make the American Revolution," "The Need for Struggle and Revolution" and "Where Do We Go From Here? Vision of a New Society in America", 1979

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "Creating a Revolutionary Movement in the 80's," "Getting a Firmer Grasp of Our Reality," "From Rights To Power" and "Our Disappearing Economy", 1982

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; Building the Unemployed Movement," "Voting is Not Enough," "Principled Economics: An Idea Whose Time Has Come" and "It's Time: A Call For Black Leadership", 1983

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "The Struggle For Black Revolutionary Leadership", 1984

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs, "After the Reagan Landslide: What Now For Blacks?" "Urban Development and Social Justice," "Legacy of African-American Leadership," "There's No Such Thing as a Good Fascist" and "Return to the Source", 1985

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 12
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "Going Places We Have Never Been: A Vision for Detroit," "A Question of Home Industry" and "Creating New Communities For Our Future", 1986

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Speeches by James Boggs; "Community Building: An Idea Whose Time Has Come", 1987

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 14
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

"The Myth and Irrationality of Black Capitalism," by James Boggs et al., c. 1970

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents Correspondence of James and Grace Lee Boggs, 1962-1986, and speeches by James Boggs, 1963-1987, covering a wide variety of topics including black workers, automation, unemployed, revolutionary activities and theories. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Advocacy groups; pamphlets and flyers, 1973-80

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Asian Political Alliance revolutionary study group, formation and group reports, philosophical and ideological statements, c. 1971

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Biographical information on Grace Lee Boggs

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

China conference, Grace Lee Boggs' reflections of her trip to, 1972

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

China; letter to James Boggs from Grace Lee Boggs during her fall, 1984 trip to China, 24 Sep 1984

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 20
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

City development; misc reports and notes, 1965-68

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

"Conversations in Maine"; transcript of taped discussion with 5 NOAR activists and organizers, including James and Grace Lee Boggs, Aug 25-28 1985

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 22
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Detroit Circle (study group); notes and resolutions from Central Committee, 1971-72

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents Documents from a variety of revolutionary organizations and radical study groups including the National Organization for an American Revolution (NOAR), Asian Political Alliance (APA) revolutionary study group, Detroit Circle, and the Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed (M-COU).Also includes drafts of speeches given by Grace Lee Boggs, 1969-1985, and miscellaneous reports and documents concerning educational reform and urban development. Files are arranged alphabetically.