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Radical History Review (1 May 1996) 1996 (65): 148–151.
Published: 01 May 1996
... and living in hovels fit only for hogs. ”In two years I got a check for four cents. In two years I got four cents! Four cents,” recalled Carlos Torres, not a lowly field- hand, but a man who worked as a loyal foreman much of his life. This was, as one grower explained, because no one thought...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1987) 1987 (37): 41–68.
Published: 01 January 1987
... same ideological motivations that originally inspired this party cohort to answer Stalin’s emergency call to arms, also impelled it to oppose the consolidation of a political autocracy. In 1927, this revolutionary generation accounted €or 262,630 party members or 34 per cent of its full...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2014) 2014 (118): 153–157.
Published: 01 January 2014
... pile of one-­cent coins was placed. This action explored notions of wanting change, small change, status, greed, avarice, mercenary desire, begging, and supplication. After one hour (and many propositions later) I slowly crawled on my hands and knees into the pub- lic building where the Live@8...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1986) 1986 (35): 26–48.
Published: 01 May 1986
... point to the maintenance of the overall wage gap between men and women workers at the level of forty per cent over the course of this century.* In the past twenty years feminists have demanded legislation and court action to attack these problems with as yet only slight results. There has...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 190–202.
Published: 01 May 1989
... of 8 to 10 per cent was the range for the 1885-95period, the percentage of the labor force out of work during the year was sometimes as high as 30 per cent or more. Even in good times the rate hovered around 20 per cent. This largely reflected the seasonality of many industries which...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1996) 1996 (65): 142–147.
Published: 01 May 1996
... bibliographic work, taped inter- views and summaries, and a short interpretive paper) will comprise 40 per- cent of the grade; and a final, short comparative paper addressing the cen- tral question of the course will comprise 25 percent of the grade. 142...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 93–107.
Published: 01 May 1989
... political force. According to projections based on a Gallup poll, in February 1962 some 56 million Americans had heard of the John Birch Society and 8 per cent of those viewed it favorably. Four and a half million Americans thus viewed favorably an or- ganization that called Dwight Eisenhower "a...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1987) 1987 (38): 79–86.
Published: 01 May 1987
... with twenty per cent of its fuel needs. The artist combined statements from Mobil’s public relations pamphlet, “The Business Behind Art Knows the Art of Good Bus- iness,” with its official statement that ”denial of supplies to the police and military forces of a host country is hardly...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1986) 1986 (36): 9–25.
Published: 01 October 1986
... relatively equal terms. Polls revealed that twenty per cent of the American public “agreed strongly’’ and eigh- teen per cent ”agreed somewhat’’ that the nuclear attacks on Japan were wrong, over against twenty-five per cent who ”disagreed strongly” and thirty per cent who ”disagreed somewhat” with...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1980) 1979-80 (22): 43–63.
Published: 01 January 1980
...-five cents a month in dues. "We didn't care who he was," remembered Legassie, "a barber, a clerk, an electrician, someone in the mills. That was the Workers Club The organizers ignited a prairie fire. By May 10, 1932, the new Coos County Workers Club had 150 members; within a year the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1978) 1978 (17): 173–180.
Published: 01 May 1978
... have the ball games. They'd all come out and watch the game. It was only a couple of cents to go and they had bleachers and everything down there." -(Former bundler, Sayles Finishing Plant) Seventh Annual Employees ' Outing, Rocky...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1979) 1979 (21): 62–83.
Published: 01 October 1979
....) (HEAVY ITALIAN ACCENT.) Good day my dear client. Filomena - Good day. Vegetable Man - What can I do for you? Filomena - Potatoes, carrots, celery. Vegetable Man - (GIVING HER THE VEGETABLES, HE COUNTS IN ITALIAN.) Ecco, cui, cincuanta-fifty cents. Filomena - But why so expensive...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1983) 1983 (27): 79–98.
Published: 01 January 1983
.... The records that have survived for the western community of Tragadero show extreme variation in size of livestock herds: 45 per cent of the families owned less than 100 sheep; 33 per cent owned between 100 and 500 head; and 22 per cent of the households owned over 500 head of sheep. In the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1986) 1986 (35): 57–79.
Published: 01 May 1986
... of women hired or promoted into such jobs was fifty per cent lower than they estimated it should have been.3 Efforts to reach an agreement with the company on an enforceable affirmative action plan failed, and in 1980 the EEOC determined on court action. In court, the EEOC relied on...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 249–252.
Published: 01 January 2003
... previous year by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA), whose national council Cheney chairs. The report’s findings were indeed distressing—fewer than 20 per- cent of the students surveyed received grades higher than a “D” on the multiple...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1979) 1979 (21): 225–247.
Published: 01 October 1979
...- gratulates Diantha and herself, "I have taken money out of five and seven per cent investments, and put it into ten per cent ones. . . . I am a richer woman because of you. . . ."I5 What Diantha Did leaves no doubt about the economic basis of Gilman's domestic reforms. She is a romantic advocate...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1991) 1991 (49): 135–147.
Published: 01 January 1991
... was only 70 per cent of the OECD average from 1957 to 1%7; from 1973 to 1978, it was 45 per cent3 Both the Conservatives and Labour attempted to resolve the deepening economic crisis by expanding existing interventionist policies: developing tripartite institutions to provide direction and...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1989) 1989 (45): 139–142.
Published: 01 October 1989
... Japanese Americans are members, often purports to speak for all of them. As word of the project got out, reactionaries started contacting Museum curator Tom Crouch to put their two cents in. For ex- ample, one correspondent from suburban California revived unsub- stantiated and subsequently...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1992) 1992 (53): 1–4.
Published: 01 May 1992
...- tional coordinator of the 1992 Alliance, a coalition of native American groups who oppose the official celebrations and are planning a num- ber of protests. Harjo does not shrink from terms like “genocide” or phrases like “a half millennium of land grabs and one-cent treaty sales,” and she...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1992) 1992 (53): 96–99.
Published: 01 May 1992
... Yiddish literary publication in the world, Yiddish Kultur, waxed eloquent on the legacies of the Yiddish classics. Jewish Currents editor Morris Schappes added his two cents. Radical hymns were sung; as the old-timers listened, recollections of mass mcctings and marches surely rose up before...