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Labor (2013) 10 (2): 120–122.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Fred Carroll Out on Assignment: Newspaper Women and the Making of Modern Public Space . Fahs Alice . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2011 360 pp., $37.50 (cloth) © 2013 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2013 BOOK REVIEWS Workers across...
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Labor (2014) 11 (4): 131–134.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Daniel Katz The Broken Table: The Detroit Newspaper Strike and the State of American Labor . Rhomberg Chris . New York : Russell Sage Foundation , 2012 320 pp., $47.50 (paper) © 2014 by Labor and Working-Class History Association 2014...
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 2 Screenshot of interactive map, “Socialist Newspapers and Periodicals 1900–1920.” Mapping American Social Movements Project, depts.washington.edu/moves/SP_map-newspapers.shtml . More
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 4 Screenshot of interactive map from “Underground/Alternative Newspapers History and Geography.” Mapping American Social Movements Project, depts.washington.edu/moves/altnews_intro.shtml . More
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Labor (2011) 8 (2): 89–121.
Published: 01 May 2011
... “transnational turn” in immigration scholarship and employing a close reading of an important Italian-language newspaper, Il Lavoratore Italiano ; official Italian consular records and police archives; and previously unused American federal and state prison records, the authors analyze the ways immigrant workers...
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Labor (2013) 10 (2): 9–29.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the working-class community and union leadership, from local officials to the top executives of the labor federations. While many newspaper publishers held antipathetic views of organized labor in this era, they found it in their interest to employ labor beat reporters because it bolstered their circulation...
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Labor (2013) 10 (1): 81–98.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and capital. The Kansas Industrial Relations Act of 1920 epitomized this strategy by replacing strikes and lockouts with a system of compulsory adjudication called the industrial court. William Allen White, the celebrated Kansas newspaper editor, played a key role in advancing the industrial court...
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Labor (2022) 19 (3): 30–56.
Published: 01 September 2022
..., government documents, and newspapers, as well as oral history interviews conducted with former employees, tells the story of the 1950 strike at the American Enka Rayon plant in Morristown, Tennessee. Although largely unknown, the Enka strike became the subject of national congressional hearings...
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Labor (2018) 15 (1): 11–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
... in the 1880s was propelled by the working-class upheaval of that decade. It was composed of scores of weekly labor-oriented newspapers and formed a social network within America’s new wage-earning class. Among its most influential journalists were John Swinton and Joseph Buchanan, who helped shape...
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Labor (2018) 15 (4): 59–76.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of the right to publish. By comparing and contrasting with other film portrayals of the newspaper business, and by recounting a pressmen’s strike that occurred not long after the moment in time of the film, the essay argues that the power of the press is not always about the First Amendment and the right...
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Labor (2018) 15 (1): 25–51.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Christopher Phelps Between the First and Second World Wars, Heywood Broun (1888–1939) and **Benjamin Stolberg (1891–1951) were labor journalists when the newspaper industry was consolidating into chains and industrial unionism was gaining in American society. A comparison of their lives...
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Labor (2018) 15 (1): 53–65.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Willie James Griffin Trezzvant W. Anderson (1906–63) was a railway postal clerk, labor activist, and newspaper correspondent who used crusading journalism to aid the larger struggle to end racial discrimination in the civil service. Anderson’s activism led President Franklin D. Roosevelt to sign...
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Labor (2018) 15 (3): 55–76.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Writers’ Guild CWA digital media digital labor newspapers telecommunications industry When the workers at Gawker Media announced they were holding a vote to join the Writers’ Guild of America East (WGAE) in June 2015, observers accustomed to covering labor’s decline saw potential...
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Labor (2019) 16 (4): 97–98.
Published: 01 December 2019
... making of actors in the textile industry, especially the workers who risked much to improve their conditions. To restore the agency and vitality of southern mill hands in confronting their employers during the nadir of the nation’s economy, Byrd turns to newspapers as his primary source of choice...
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Labor (2019) 16 (2): 138–139.
Published: 01 May 2019
... men like Thomas Fortune and Calvin Chase and the “modern race journalism” of Du Bois and Randolph and black daily metropolitan newspapers to the leftward shift of the 1930s along with emerging radical papers like the Black Worker and the anticommunist purge of the black press in the 1950s. He ends...
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Labor (2018) 15 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Yorker press critic A. J. Liebling faulted the city’s newspapers for their coverage of a Long Island Rail Road walkout. “The strikers,” he wrote, “like those in practically every account of a strike I have ever read in a newspaper, were wrong.” 2 Even journalists brimming with the best...
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Labor (2018) 15 (1): 81–91.
Published: 01 March 2018
... to refashion the way writers cover work, class, and social change in American life. Copyright © 2018 Labor and Working-Class History Association 2018 media journalism social media new organizing working class Great Recession In this era of declining union density and newspaper readership...
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Labor (2014) 11 (4): 129–131.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., burial records, wills, newspaper advertisements, hospital registries, arrests, court documents, convent records, and other materials to assemble a series of profiles of individuals who lived in Santos and how they coped or failed to cope with slavery. Based on this analysis, Read...
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Labor (2013) 10 (3): 81–102.
Published: 01 September 2013
... for “ratting” on Florida newspapers by appealing her rejection by the Montgomery local to the Executive Council of the International Typographi- cal Union. In her appeal she was unapologetic, presenting arguments that touched on gender, technology, and craft pride...