International Freedom Struggle

Below is a collection of the Great Speckled Bird covers relating to the theme of international freedom struggles.

Tim Hayes oral history interview, 2017-01-26

Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library 
Andrew Reisinger, Interviewer | HayesT_L2017-02
Great Speckled Bird Collection |

Tim Hayes was born February 16, 1950, in Atlanta, Ga. He became interested in civil rights movements at a very young age and become involved in various organizations, including the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and the Black Panther Party. After discovering that the Black Panther Party had been infiltrated by police, Hayes contacted people he had connections with who worked for The Great Speckled Bird. He later worked full-time for the Bird.