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Spring 2010


Zimbabwe African National Union, Chicago Teachers Union, Chicago Public Schools, Vietnam War, El Salvador, University of Chicago, Fort Carson (Colo.), Substitutes United for Better Schools, Chicago Area Mililtary Project, Vietnam Veterans Against the War, Augusto Pinochet Ugarte, South Africa Military Refugee Aid Fund, Prexy Nesbitt, Don Morton, African National Congress, Nelson Mandela, David Zeiger, Arne Duncan, Larry McDonald, Connie Day, Lou Pyster, Jacqueline Vaughn, Jarvis Williams, Service Employees International Union, Andy Stern, Mozambique, Angola, Ronald Reagan, New York Stonewall Riots, Thomas Lanigan Schmidt, Barack Obama, Jackie Robinson, Chicago Teachers Pension Fund, Robben Island (South Africa), National Socialist Party of America, Romania, Naomi Klein


Political Science | Political Theory | Race and Ethnicity | Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Studies | Work, Economy and Organizations


Length: 154 minutes

Oral history interview of George Schmidt by Melena Grace Nicholson


The interviewer conducted this oral history as part of his/her coursework for the Spring 2010 class, Oral History: The Art of the Interview. This interview supports the scope and content of the Chicago Anti-Apartheid Movement Collection at the College Archives & Special Collections department of Columbia College Chicago. Contact for more information and to view the collection.

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