Black Militants Jolt New Politics Convention


Fifth Estate # 38, September 15-30, 1967

Convening in Chicago’s Palmer House, one of America’s plushest (and whitest) hotels, the National Conference on New Politics brought black militants and much of the white left into occasional dialogue and frequent chaos.

King-Spock Ticket Discussed at Conference


Fifth Estate # 37, September 1-15, 1967

At this point, the only safe speculation regarding the New Politics Conference to be held in Chicago over Labor Day is that you shouldn’t believe what the underground press is going to say about it.