SD’s History of Free Speech Documented
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
The Vista -- In Warren Hall Auditorium in Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, USD master's candidate James Bartoli screened his documentary "Remembering the San Diego Free Speech Fight of 1912-1915: 100 Years Later" concerning the history of free speech in San Diego. The documentary centered on the 1911 Industrial Workers of the World's heroic effort. The I.W.W. was formed after the picketing of the undesirable work conditions of Chicago's coal miners.
Students, professors and community members attended the event. When everyone was seated, the moderator, history professor Michael Gonzalez, introduced the speakers and the documentary began. (Full Story)