Thorun Robel... was a staunch leader of Women Act for Peace in Seattle. Her husband, Gene Robel, a shipyard worker, waged a long struggle to win back his machinist union membership after being blacklisted during the Cold War.
Communist Party Labor Day call
Of the more than 100 endorsers listed, almost all were identified members of the Communist Party USA.
Thorun Robel, Seattle, was on the list.
Ethel Beach Memorial
- In loving memory of Ethel Beach who sold the Peoples World in Seattle during the worst Cold War years and was "an outpost for freedom of the Press."
- People's Weekly World Sep 2 1995 p 14
- PWW September 2, 1995 Labor Day Supplement