Contents - Timeline
early 1969: Call for the first meeting: origin of SSPA = Scientists for Social and Political Action.
SSPA Newsletter: Number 1 - Number 6, issued during 1969, listed many local contacts and groups, presented ideas and activities.
September 1969: Name changed to SESPA = Scientists and Engineers for Social and Political Action
December 1969: Activists at the annual meeting of the AAAS, in Boston, coin the slogan/name "Science for the People".
April(?) 1970: Sespa News, with a different look, and a "different perspective", is put out by the Boston group.
August 1970: Science for the People MAGAZINE appears (as
2, No. 2 of SESPA Newsletter);
this was published continuously, every two months, through May/June 1989.
• • • Composite Tables of Contents with links to a complete online archive of the Magazine
Indices to articles published in SftP magazine.
1975(?): A Brochure about the organization.
List of SftP Books and Pamphlets
by various chapters.
Last Updated October 24, 2013