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On this day in 1859, John Brown & a small team of abolitionists attacked the Federal Armory at Harper's Ferry, in order to acquire arms for an anti-slavery insurrection. Though the attack failed and the conspirators were executed, the memory of those willing to do what was necessary lives on.
Check out Terry Bisson's beautiful speculative fiction novel "Fire on the Mountain," which re-imagines the raid as a success, split between 1859 and the alternate future it creates
Today is David Gilbert's 76th birthday.
David is a political prisoner, imprisoned since 1981 for his role in assisting the Black Liberation Army in an expropriation of a Brink's truck in Nyack, NY. More info & a mailing address for David can be found at https://www.certaindays.org/about/inside-collective/
Freedom for David Gilbert and all other prisoners!
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