As such, the WUO increasingly concentrated on symbolic actions of political protest against US foreign policy.
The group's original name was the Weathermen, but this was changed to the Weather Underground (in order to prevent accusations of male chauvinism) and eventually to the WUO.
292) Despite the important contributions of feminists to WUO, both aboveground and below, there was considerable conflict within the group's membership about incorporating anti-sexism alongside anti-racism and anti-imperialism within Weather's priorities.
269) Indeed, Outlaws in America takes its narrative frame from a series of interviews with a key WUO member, David Gilbert, conducted during visiting hours in prison.
Berger's book includes backmatter helpful to the reader/researcher, including a WUO timeline, detailed notes, bibliography, and index.