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JONESTOWN SURVIVOR TRIES GOING HOME AGAIN

In March 1970, I first traveled up to Ukiah, California. I was a progressive with a Cause – without any shelter from the storms around me. I was a recent college dropout and divorcee, an anti-war protestor, an “honorary” Black Panther member, a Woodstock participant, and a seriously impaired activist. I had just arrived in San Francisco at the insistence of my older sister, who, as always, saw what was really going on with me in Bridgeport, Connecticut. So, here I was – facing Jim Jones at the pulpit in the Peoples Temple Church in nearby ...

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