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Dawson Barrett is an Assistant Professor of US history at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas. He received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2013.

As a teacher, he is a cheerleader for rabble rousers and troublemakers of all ages (Go Team!). He is also a recovering punk rocker.

His writings on social movements, punk rock, and the 2011 Wisconsin labor crisis have appeared in a variety of scholarly and popular publications, including Portside, LABORonline, and the journal American Studies.


Mark Rudd (foreword) is a life-long peace activist, a retired community college math teacher, and the author of Underground: My Life with SDS and the Weathermen. He is most well-known for his participation with Students for a Democratic Society during the 1968 student strike at Columbia University.


Meggyn Pomerleau (cover art and illustrations) is a prolific graphic artist and vocal burrito proponent.


Joe Biel (layout and editing) is a writer, activist, filmmaker, and many other things, including founder of Microcosm Publishing.