As one article on this front page excerpt notes, the rally began at 11am. It lasted approximately two hours, attracting a crowd upwards of 1,500 students. By event's end, three students were reported to have been arrested during a clash with police and a two-headed effigy of CCNY President Robinson and Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini was burned.
Student News was published weekly by the National Student League, a Communist-led collective of high school and college students based in New York City.
Creator | Student News
Date Created | November 19, 1934
Rights | Obtain From Student News
Item Type | Text (Article / Essay)
Cite This document | Student News, “"Strike Tomorrow!",” CUNY Digital History Archive, accessed May 17, 2021, https://cdha.cuny.edu/items/show/3612.