The Abraham Lincoln Brigade

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During the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), almost forty thousand men and women from fifty-two countries, including 2,800 Americans volunteered to travel to Spain and join the International Brigades to help fight fascism. The U.S. volunteers served in various units and came to be known collectively as the Abraham Lincoln Brigade.

  

 
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2014 Harry Randall Award1971  

- a film by Johanna Hamilton - 

Winner of the 

Harry Randall Award 

for 

2014 Best Documentary 


Impugning Impunity: ALBA's Human Rights 
Documentary Film Festival

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NOW AVAILABLE

Songs of the Spanish Civil War - Smithsonian Folkways CD "Songs of the Spanish Civil War"

Re-release by Smithsonian Folkway Recording

$20 includes shipping/handling
To order please send a check payable to ALBA, with your name and address to:
ALBA, 799 Broadway, Suite 341, New York, NY 10003,
or pay with a credit card, CLICK HERE, be sure to "Designate your Donation" as: Songs.
 
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ALBA's 2014 T-shirts - On Sale Now 


2014 Ts$35 includes shipping/handling 
For styles and sizes, please send and email to info@alba-valb.org
 
To order please send a check payable to ALBA, with your name and address to:
ALBA, 799 Broadway, Suite 341, New York, NY 10003,
or pay with a credit card, CLICK HERE, be sure to "Designate your Donation" as: T-Shirt.
 
(U.S only - for international shipping rates, please contact info@alba-valb.org)

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FOR EDUCATORS

ALBA Teaching Institutes

2014 - 2015 Teaching Institutes Schedule

  • November 4, 2014: Professional development day in New York City, co-hosted by NYU.
  • November 5, 2014: Professional development day in Bergen County, New Jersey, co-hosted by the Bergen County Academies.
  • November 8, 2014: Professional development day in Bloomington, Illinois, co-hosted by Illinois Wesleyan University.  
 
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