Favored working with the Socialists
In 1980, a group of Western New American Movement supporters, including Mary Friedrichs of Colorado Springs, issued a statement to the National Conference urging closer ties to the Socialist Party USA.
- We the undersigned Colorado-Wyoming NAM members. and friends, favor closer work between and the Socialist Party USA.
Tribute to Ben Dobbs
On Sunday, June 7, 1981, the Los Angeles Chapter of the New American Movement sponsored a Tribute to Ben Dobbs for "His lifelong commitment to socialism". The event was held at the Miramar-Sheraton Hotel, Santa Monica, California. Sponsors of the event included Mary Friedrichs.
- Resolutions packet for the 1980 NAM convention, page 10
- Tribute to Ben Dobbs program, June 7, 1981