Tribute to Ben Dobbs
On Sunday, June 7, 1981, the Los Angeles Chapter of the New American Movement sponsored a Tribute to Ben Dobbs for "His lifelong commitment to socialism". The event was held at the Miramar-Sheraton Hotel, Santa Monica, California. Sponsors of the event included [[Douglas Monroy.
Favored working with the Socialists
In 1980, a group of Western New American Movement supporters, including Doug Monroy of Colorado Springs, issued a statement to the National Conference urging closer ties to the Socialist Party USA.
- We the undersigned Colorado-Wyoming NAM members. and friends, favor closer work between and the Socialist Party USA.
Socialist Community School
Monroy authored the following books:
- Thrown among Strangers: The Making of Mexican Culture in Frontier California (University of California Press, 1990, paperback 1993)
- Rebirth: Mexican Los Angeles from the Great Migration to the Great Depression (University of California Press, 1999)
- In the Footsteps of Father Serra: Essays on California, Mexico, and America