Forest Home Cemetery

While we were on the road this past summer we visited the Forest Home Cemetery in Chicago.  It is a historic cemetery were many radical people are now buried.  It is also the home of the Haymarket martyrs memorial.

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Mourn not the dead…

Mourn not the dead in that cool earth lie Dust unto dust The calm, sweet earth that mothers all who die As all men must: Mourn not your captive comrades who must dewll Too strong to strive Each in his steel-bound coffin of a cell, Buried alive; but rather mourn the apathetic throng The cowed […]

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