Lucy Parsons

An American Revolutionary

A woman ahead of her time, Lucy Parsons was an early American radical who defied all conventions of her turbulent era. An outspoken woman of color, radical writer, and labor organizer, Parsons led the defense campaign for the "Haymarket martyrs," including her husband Albert Parsons, and remained active in struggles of the oppressed throughout her life. This is her story.

About the author

Carolyn Ashbaugh is the coauthor with Rudolf Steiner of Lucy Parsons, American Revolutionary