Why and How (I Became an Activist, a Red, a Radical, a Revolutionary)

Why and How (I Became an Activist, a Red, a Radical, a Revolutionary) by Ann Tompkins                                         1. Married in 1928, my parents bought a schooner for our home. The pregnancy before me was aborted, but, … More Why and How (I Became an Activist, a Red, a Radical, a Revolutionary)

Memorial Gathering Planned

A celebration of Ann’s life will be held on Saturday, June 15th. It would have been Ann’s 89th birthday. We will be gathering in the Commons Room of Santa Rosa Creek Commons, where Ann lived for many years. We hope you can be there. The time and more details will be posted here.

Across Oceans and Revolution – Tentative Outline

Tentative Book Outline Forward by Lincoln Cushing Preface by Ann Tompkins Introduction by Susan Lamont Part One: Family History and Ann’s Life Before China (1900-1965) Chapter One: The lives of Ann’s parent’s up until their marriage Chapter Two: The lives of Ann’s parents from their marriage, including buying and restoring the Wander Bird, up until … More Across Oceans and Revolution – Tentative Outline