Lincoln Brigade

Fred Lucas: Lincoln Brigadista and 1931 Hunger Marcher
By | March 7, 2014

On March 6, 2014, Kianga Lucas commented on the Zinn Education Project’s Facebook post about the Lincoln Brigades:

“Wonderful! My grandfather also fought in the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. These men and women were incredibly brave and sacrificed a lot.”

We asked Ms. Lucas for more information about her grandfather and here is the people’s history that she shared.

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The Lincoln Brigade: A Picture History
By | July 17, 2012

Book – Non-fiction. By William Loren Katz and Marc Crawford. 2013. 96 pages.
Interviews, documents, and photos from the first fully integrated United States army, who volunteered to help Spain defend its democracy against fascism.

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Robeson in Spain
By | April 22, 2006

Book – Non-fiction. By The Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives. 2009. 25 pages.
Booklet in graphic novel format on Paul Robeson’s involvement in the Spanish Civil War.

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Law, Oliver
By | June 10, 2013

Profile. By William Katz. 2013.
Brief history of Oliver Law (October 23, 1900 – July 9, 1937), the first Black commander of a U.S. army.

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The Good Fight: The Abraham Lincoln Brigade and the Spanish Civil War
By | September 6, 2004

Film. By Mary Dore, Noel Buckner, and Sam Sills. 1984. 98 minutes.
Documentary narrated by Studs Terkel on the Abraham Lincoln Brigade.

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Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives
By | December 15, 2013

Archival resources on the Abraham Lincoln Brigades.

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