My Political Memoirs of Barbados

Payne, Clement O.
March 1990
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Spring90, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p38
Academic Journal
Relates the author's political experiences as a labor activist in Barbados. Examples of his political activities; Struggles in establishing a working class organization; Efforts of the government toward stalling Payne's progress; Overview of events that led to his prison release.


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