Terry Cannon

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Terrence (Terry) Cannon is a veteran activist. As of 2005 he was living in Santa Monica.

Cannon was founder and editor[1]of The Movement newspaper.

SNCC activism

In the 1960s cannon was active with the SNCC. I was on the SNCC payroll as a field secretary and spent crucial days and weeks before, during, and after the Lowndes County (AL) election in Lowndes, living with local people, working on the election, and on that night protecting (with a gun) the home of one of the Lowndes Country Freedom Organization (LCFO) candidates.

The Movement

In 1968, the editorial group of The Movement-a newspaper affiliated with the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee and the Students for a Democratic Society, consisted of[2];


  1. http://www.crmvet.org/vet/cannont.htm
  2. The Movement February 1968 Vol. 4 Number 2 page 3