Who can save Sacco and Vanzetti?
By James P Cannon, Labor Defender January 1927
The Sacco-Vanzetti case is at a turning point. Legally speaking, it now rests on another appeal to the Massachusetts State Supreme Court from the latest decision of Judge Thayer refusing a new trial. But speaking from a more fundamental standpoint, that is, from the standpoint of the class struggle, the issue really hangs on developments taking place within the Sacco-Vanzetti movement which embraces many workers of various views.
Within this movement lately a certain indecision and hesitation has been noticeable.