A. J. Muste

A. J. Muste

Born: January 8, 1885

Died: February 11, 1967

Nationality: American

Occupation: Activist

Biography: The Reverend Abraham Johannes A.J. Muste was a Dutch-born American clergyman and political activist. Muste is best remembered for his work in the labor movement, pacifist movement, and the US civil rights movement.

Source/Notes: As quoted in American Power and the New Mandarins (2002) by Noam Chomsky, p. 160