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dc.description"The Catalyst" is comprised of 12 pages of student written articles, editorials, satires and political statements. This issue covered topics such as mock letters to to Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reporter Charlie Guy and an apology of sorts for the error of having Guy's home address given out to music festival attendees; a critique of the Tech Greek System; a recap of student protests and bomb scares in the U.S.; an update on The Catalyst lawsuit and related legal cases; New York's abortion bill; Texas Tech's faculty council rejection to condemn the administration for its ban of The Catalyst; a bio of election nominee Paulina Jacobo; a political satire ad of Lloyd Bentsen; the Gay Liberation Movement; the Civil Rights Movement from 1963-1967; knowing your drug dealer; criticism of Richard Nixon; University Daily's editor Jimmie Snowden and the arrest of Roger Settler; growing marijuana in your backyard; and the music festival. The issue is dated April 28-May 12, 1970, and sold for 15 cents.
dc.format.extent12 p. : 42 cm.
dc.publisherDigitized by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. To use these digital files in any form, an attribution of "Courtesy of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library" must accompany the image.en_US
dc.subject.lcshStudent movements--United States--History.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCollege students--United States--Political activity--History.en_US
dc.subject.lcshSocial history--1960-1970--Newspapers.en_US
dc.subject.lcshSocial history--1970--Newspapers.en_US
dc.subject.lcshProtest movements--United States--History--20th century.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPeace movements--United States--History--20th century.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical activists--United States--History--20th century.en_US
dc.subject.lcshVietnam War, 1961-1975--Social aspects.en_US
dc.subject.lcshStudent movements--United States--History--20th century.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCollege students--United States--Political activity--History--20th century.en_US
dc.subject.lcshVietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United States.en_US
dc.subject.lcshVietnam War, 1961-1975--United States.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCivil rights--United States.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBentsen, Lloyd.en_US
dc.subject.lcshGuy, Charles A. (Charles Armor), 1902-en_US
dc.subject.lcshDrug control--United States.en_US
dc.subject.lcshKing, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.en_US
dc.subject.lcshX, Malcolm, 1925-1965.en_US
dc.titleThe Catalyst Vol. 1 No. 11en_US

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  • The Catalyst
    An underground newspaper produced by Texas Tech students and residents of Lubbock from 1969-1971.

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