March 22, 1969: DC 9 Protest Dow Chemical Production of Napalm

Nine protesters are led out of the Dow Chemical offices. Source: Washington Area SPARK.

March 22 was the 50th anniversary of the DC 9 protest of Dow Chemical’s production of napalm and nerve gas. One of the protesters, Joann Malone, went on to teach history (outside the textbook) in Washington, D.C. and Maryland.

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