Harold Washington for Mayor of Chicago
Circa late 1982, members of the Citizens Committee/Harold Washington for Mayor of Chicago (in formation) included Ron Bailey.
Malcolm X conference
A conference, Malcolm X: Radical Tradition and a Legacy of Struggle was held in New York City, November 14 1990.
The panel "New Research on Malcolm X" consisted of;
- Ron Bailey, Northeastern University
- William Sales, Seton Hall University, author of Southern Africa: Same Struggle, Same Fight
- Bell Hooks, Oberlin College, author of Yearning: Critiques of Race, Gender, and Class
- James Cone, Union theological Seminary, author of Martin and Malcolm: American Dream or Nightmare?
Socialist Scholars Conference
Sam Anderson, New School for Social Research, Abdul Alkalimat, Barbara Omalade, Center for Worker Education, Bill Sales, Gerald Horne, Horace Campbell, Jimmy Garrett, Muhammad Ahmad, Ron Bailey, Jim Turner and Mack Jones were speakers on the Curriculum of Inclusion or... Curriculum of Struggle? panel sponsored by the Antiracist Curriculum Collaborative and the Network of Black Organizations at the Tenth Annual Socialist Scholars Conference. The conference was held April 24-26, 1992 at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York City