obituaries

Industrial Worker (Fall 2016)

The Fall 2016 (#1777, Vol. 113, No. 4) issue of the Industrial Worker, the newspaper of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Richard Montague: A tribute

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Richard Montague: A tribute

For reasons of space the Socialist Standard is unable to fully publish this obituary of our late comrade, Richard Montague.

Cyril May: The Times obituary

CYRIL MAY was one of the most formidable orators of the 1940s and 1950s, when outdoor public speaking was at its peak.

Obituary: Frank Cedervall, 94, union orator

Frank Cedervall in 1978

A 1996 obituary of Frank Cedervall, an organizer for the IWW involved in the union's efforts around Cleveland and Detroit during the 1930s.

RIP Ali Kitapci: Turkish anarcho-syndicalist killed in Ankara massacre

We remember Ali Kitapci, the first person to organise for the anarcho-syndicalist cause in modern Turkey. He was one of the 14 members of Independent Transportation Union killed in the Ankara bombing on Saturday.

Dick Donnelly obituary

Dick Donnelly

Obituary of Dick Donnelly, Glasgow branch of the Socialist Party of Great Britain from Socialist Standard April 2015

Abe Bluestein: an anarchist life - Rebecca Dewitt

An obituary of Abe Bluestein, a Russian-American anarchist who was involved in a number of radical publications and groups in New York City during the 20th Century.

Jerome Jackson Remembered (1955-2014)

An obituary by First of May Anarchist Alliance of Jerome Jackson, a Detroit anti-foreclosure and disability rights activist.

¡Presente! FW Eugene Jack

An obituary, written by Harry Siitonen, of Eugene (Gene) Jack, a friend of the author who became a Wobbly late in life.

Farewell, Fellow Worker: Frederic S. Lee

Fred Lee, Chair of the General Executive Board of the IWW signing for Joe Hill's

An obituary by Jon Bekken of IWW member Fred Lee.