Mike Hamlin

About Mike Hamlin

Mike Hamlin (1935-2017) was an American labor activist and social worker.

Hamlin was born in Mississippi and moved to Ecorse, Michigan just outside of Detroit in 1947.

Hamlin is featured in the documentary, Finally Got The News, which documents the formation, movement practices, and analyses of the League of Revolutionary Black Workers (LRBW). Hamlin was a co-founder of the LRBW, a Marxist-Leninist organization of Black workers in Detroit.


Detroit 1967: Origins, Impacts, Legacies (Painted Turtle) Cover Image
By Thomas J. Sugrue (Foreword by), Joel Stone (Editor), Bill McGraw (Contribution by)
ISBN: 9780814343036
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Published: Painted Turtle Book - May 18th, 2017