Born: November 5, 1855
Birthplace: Terre Haute, Indiana, U.S.A.
Died: October 20, 1926
Occupation: Labour Leader
Profile: Socialist founding member of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). Five time United States Presidential Candidate.
Number of Quotes: 1
I would rather a thousand times be a free soul in jail than to be a sycophant and coward in the streets ... If it had not been for the men and women who, in the past, have had the moral courage to go to jail, we would still be in the jungles.