Chicago: The Conspiracy, . Four items in support of the Chicago Eight (later, Chicago 7), which included prominent activists Bobby Seale, Dave Dellinger, Tom Hayden, Rennie Davis, Jerry Rubin, Abbie Hoffman, John Froines, and Lee Weiner, who were arrested on conspiracy charges following violent protests at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. The Conspiracy was the support organization founded in the wake up of the arrests to support the defendants. Kathleen Cleaver and Susan Sontag are listed as secretaries. Includes:
Conspiracy! An 8-page booklet (8 ½” x 11”), photographs.
A leaflet on joining The Conspiracy.
A tri-fold brochure on joining The Conspiracy.
A flyer reprinting an open letter to the New York Times in support of the Chicago Eight and soliciting donations to the Chicago Defense Fun. Signed in print by the members of the Committee to Defend the Conspiracy, which included prominent activists such as Noam Chomsky, Nat Hentoff, Benjamin Spock, Susan Sontag, Christopher Lasch, Norman Mailer, etc. Item #10777