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Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...ii. Emergences, 1930–1934 2 Disrupting the Calm The Communist Party in Baltimore, 1930–1933 Reds as courageous as the Minute Men or the volunteer firemen seem everywhere ready for a demonstration against race prejudice. —cArl murPhy, Publisher, Baltimore Afro- American, May 9, 1931...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...7 The Baltimore Soviet, the ACW, and the PUL, 1933–1935 We laid it down on them how important it is that this ship has to be struck in Baltimore. . . . The reason why we should strike in Baltimore is because there the Marine Workers Industrial Union was in charge of relief and...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...10 The CIO, the AFL, and the Baltimore Workers’ Movement The Second Wave, 1938–1941 In November 1937, in Baltimore when we met to form this organization, the economic recession . . . had begun to make itself felt. This recession continued on through most of the year. . . . Despite...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...11 The New Baltimore NAACP and the Metropolitan Region, 1936–1941 My Mother [Lillie Jackson] used to say God doesn’t want any mealy mouth Christians—he can’t stand those. You got to speak up and stand up and speak out and let people know what you are standing for! She was fearless...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...12 The New Baltimore NAACP, the State, and the Country, 1936–1941 God opened my mouth, and no man can shut it. —lillie m. JAckSon As it built the freedom movement within the Baltimore metropolitan region, the leadership of the reorganized Baltimore nAAcP branch worked success- fully...
Published: 02 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372516-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7251-6
... 3  ortableP Cities BALTIMORE The final tele­vi­sion city of this book is Baltimore, seen worldwide on news media ecause b­of days of protest, civic unrest, and rioting in April 2015 ­after the death of Freddie Gray following his arrest and...
Published: 13 August 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376446-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7644-6
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
Published: 02 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372516
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7251-6
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... Richard Brodhead gave the keynote address commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the National Endowment for the Humanities, delivered at Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland, on September 25, 2015. ...
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By Andor Skotnes
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...Notes Introduction Epigraph: Juanita Jackson Mitchell, “Welcome to Baltimore” speech delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Oral History Association, Baltimore, October 13, 1988. 1. The question of whether or not to capitalize terms of color associated with racial groups, particularly...
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By Andor Skotnes
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...Bibliography Archives, Collections, and Documents Afro- American Newspapers Archives and Research Center, Baltimore Manuscript, periodical, and photograph collections Albin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery, University of Maryland, Baltimore County Baltimore Sun photograph collection Center...
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By Andor Skotnes
Published: 30 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
...Illustrations figure 1. Baltimore nAAcP Youth Council members demonstrating against lynching. 2 figure 2. Center of the Baltimore metropolitan region in the city’s down- town. 10 figure 3. Industrial, commercial, and residential zones of Baltimore radiating from the downtown area...
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By Andor Skotnes
Published: 30 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... & Pacific Tea Company ASco American Stores Company bchA Baltimore Citizens’ Housing Committee berc Baltimore Emergency Relief Commission bfl Baltimore Federation of Labor (Afl) bhA Baltimore Housing Authority biuc Baltimore Industrial Union Council (cio) btA Building Trades...
Published: 30 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... strike of natives in Calcutta; or that Pat was once framed on a murder charge in one of the big railroad strikes out West, and was freed with the help of the great Clarence Darrow; or that he led the big 1936 strike of the seamen in the port of Baltimore? . . . But the fact is that many of...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... will work to build a new workers’ world of peace and plenty, beauty and freedom for all the people. —“Initiation Procedure and Pledge of Loyalty,” Pul In late 1932 and early 1933, Baltimore, like the country as a whole, was head- ing into the trough of the Great Depression. Joblessness in...
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By Andor Skotnes
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... Columbia Industrial Union Council In the dozen years after the Great Crash, the Black freedom struggle and the workers’ struggle in the Baltimore metropolitan region, located on the border of North and South, constructed two substantially new popular so- cial movements, led by two powerful mass...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395843-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... strike of natives in Calcutta; or that Pat was once framed on a murder charge in one of the big railroad strikes out West, and was freed with the help of the great Clarence Darrow; or that he led the big 1936 strike of the seamen in the port of Baltimore? . . . But the fact is that many of...
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By Andor Skotnes
Published: 30 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... i. The Context 1 Communities, Culture, and Traditions of Opposition In its industrial development Baltimore is northern; in its social customs it is more southern than Virginia. —chArleS JohnSon, National Urban League The social movements of the Baltimore metropolitan region...
Published: 30 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9584-3
... constitutes radical history. Within this context, some of the books published in the series may privilege alternative and oppositional political cultures, but all will be con- cerned with the way power is constituted, contested, used, and abused. The city of Baltimore, with its unique...