Rudy Simons

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Rudy Simons is a Michigan activist.

Memorial to Coleman Young

On December 20 1997 the Communist Party USA's Peoples Weekly World published on page 18, a memorial to late Detroit mayor Coleman Young.

Signatories to the memorial included Rudy Simons.

Iran trip

In March 2007, group of “citizen diplomats” spent two weeks in Iran. They were on a trip sponsored by an interfaith group, the Fellowship for Reconciliation. Southfield’s Rudy Simons, a longtime peace activist, was one of the delegation.[1]

May Day 2008

Abayomi Azikiwe, stands with Reggie McNaulty and Rudy Simons at May Day demonstration, Detroit's southwest side, 2008

Maurice & Jane Sugar Law Center

In 2008, Rudy Simons was present at the Essential: Advocacy for Workplace Justice Reception & Silent Auction at Detroit Public Library’s Skillman branch. The reception, which was held on Nov. 14, 2008 is the annual fundraising event to benefit the far left National Lawyers Guild-affiliated Maurice & Jane Sugar Law Center for Economic & Social Justice. The guest of honor at the reception was Andy Levin, son of Congressman Sander Levin, and Deputy Director at the Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Growth.[2]