• Rosemary Feurer

Mother Jones and the Mexican Revolution

#noborders for justice for Mother Jones, who supported the Mexican Revolution. Thanks to Frosso Tsouka director of the great film about Greeks in Colorado Coalfield Strike http://ludlow.gr/. She visited the Yuma Arizona Territorial Prison and found an exhibit that included Mother and her efforts to draw attention to the imprisoned anarchist Magon brothers, Mexican revolutionaries. Mother Jones launched a campaign to free them.She sent us these images from her visit. We've posted it on our mapping Mother Jones LINK ON OUR WEBSITE ht The prison museum IS HERE:: http://www.yumaprison.org/notable-inmates.html


Yuma prison entrance

Mexican Revolutionary Ricardo Magon. Mother Jones sought to draw attention to their cause.

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