Elizabeth G. Flynn interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson

Program Title:
Elizabeth G. Flynn interviewed by Elsa Knight Thompson
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Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, the late chairman of the American Communist Party and a member of the party since 1927 talks with KPFA Program Director Elsa Knight Thompson about the aims and methods of the party's political activities. They also discuss the status of the party and its members in the various cultural and geographic areas of the United States, including a law in Texas that prescribes the death penalty for belonging to the Communist Party.

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Date Recorded on: 
April 24, 1961
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFA, April 24, 1961
Item duration: 
1 reel (30 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1961
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