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The grief-stricken families left behind after SLA shootout

I have collected many newspaper and magazine articles in my nearly 20 years of researching Camilla Hall and her role in the Symbionese Liberation Army. I thought I would start sharing a few here. 42 more words

Camilla Hall

The Minicam

CNN is currently airing ”The Radical Story of Patty Hearst,” a multi-part documentary on the 1974 kidnapping of Patricia Hearst, granddaughter of media baron William Randolph Hearst. 433 more words

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Further reading based on episodes 3 & 4 of "The Radical Story of Patty Hearst"

I’ve been impressed with this documentary so far. It’s doing what it set out to do — to bring executive producer Jeffrey Toobin’s American Heiress… 576 more words

Camilla Hall

The SLA: A story told primarily by men

The SLA story has been a story told primarily through men. The definitive book about the SLA, Voices of Guns, was written by Vin McLellan and Paul Avery. 555 more words

Camilla Hall

Patty, Patty, all Patty: CNN docu-series on Patty Hearst begins tonight

I’m eagerly awaiting this CNN docu-series on Patty Hearst that begins tonight. I’ve been studying and researching the SLA for nearly 20 years — first as a master’s degree student in history, and more recently as a Ph.D. 661 more words


The Day Patty Hearst Gave Rodney Dangerfield No Respect

Patty Hearst has been in and out of the media spotlight for decades.

The granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst was kidnapped in 1974 by the very ’70s-ish Symbionese Liberation Army. 680 more words