A Jewish Woman's Appeal

Clara Colón Papers, 1932-1970

Article discussing Jewish teachers and the community by Clara Colón titled "A Jewish Woman's Appeal," published in Equality magazine, n.d. Clara Colón (nee Bertha Teplow) was a feminist writer and activist of Ukrainian-Jewish background. Colón was committed to social justice and fought against political persecution in the United States, participating in numerous feminist and labor organizations. She was a member of the Communist Party of the United States (CPUSA) for over thirty years, serving on the Party’s National Committee. Colón was married to Puerto Rican writer and political and community activist Jesús Colón.

Clara Colón
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Document: news clippings
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Newspapers, Women
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New York City (is referenced)
Clara Colón Papers, 1932-1970. A Jewish Woman's Appeal: ClCo_b02_f01_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Jan 2021.
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