"A complete history of the Sixties remains to be written, but "The Party" makes a very strong start. It deserves to be read and studied by everyone who wants to understand ... the Sixties as they really were, seen through the eyes of an active participant."--Seven Oaks
An engaging and insightful account of the anti-Vietnam War movement, the Civil Rights movement, Students for a Democratic Society, and the Socialist Workers Party, including personal reflections on Malcolm X.
Barry Sheppard was a leading member of the Socialist Workers' Party in the United States. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.