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Published: 01 October 2022
Figure 3. King Béhanzin’s mission to Paris. Supplément illustré du Le petit journal (1893). More
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (114): 39–65.
Published: 01 October 2012
... value of properties. Local business owners — “petit bourgeois” capitalists — had no means to draw on the “geographic” vision of the urban city planner. Carving new shortcuts through buildings and between streets, constructing sidewalks and passages couverts , they nevertheless reinterpreted the built...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 45–75.
Published: 01 October 2022
.... Their Afropolitanism incorporated a dissident mode of Anglo-cosmopolitanism, thereby undermining orthodox British visions of imperial subjecthood. In using petitions to British authorities to assert their identity as British subjects, they secured their precarious freedom but challenged British monopoly of the Bight...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (148): 90–106.
Published: 01 January 2024
...) argued that petitioning the state for reproductive rights was a dead end because, as their political statement put it, patriarchy “operates as a foundation of state power, used to justify a paternalistic relationship between the rulers and the ruled.” Anything the state gives—including Roe v. Wade —can...
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Radical History Review (1992) 1992 (53): 126–139.
Published: 01 May 1992
... by which unrecognized Indian groups could petition for "acknowledgment" as tribes.14 In seeking federal acknowledgment, a petitioning tribe is required to submit extensive historical, ethnographic, and genealogical doc- umentation regarding its origins and cultural history. A tribe must...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 117–137.
Published: 01 October 2010
... 98 voted to close the range.37 The victory for those in favor of the open range is even more overwhelming when one realizes that 130 landowners signed the petition calling for the election. Some petitioners must have either abstained or changed their minds during the election contest...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 4–25.
Published: 01 January 1998
... to only fifteen male masters in 1796.8 Did these high female numbers mean that women textile workers in Bologna were in a particularly advantageous position, holding on to guild mem- bership that increasingly eluded women elsewhere? In fact, women's petitions indicate just the opposite: textile...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 5–25.
Published: 01 January 1998
... to only fifteen male masters in 1796.8 Did these high female numbers mean that women textile workers in Bologna were in a particularly advantageous position, holding on to guild mem- bership that increasingly eluded women elsewhere? In fact, women's petitions indicate just the opposite: textile...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (64): 129–131.
Published: 01 January 1996
... protesting. They-actually, we-argued that, as a public offi- cial, McNamara had an obligation to face the public; Harvard- Radcliffe Students for a Democratic Society presented the adminis- tration with a petition bearing 1600 signatures, demanding that he participate in a debate about the ware2...
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Radical History Review (1979) 1979 (21): 31–46.
Published: 01 October 1979
... throughout Lincoln’s park regime. l2 His annual Park Reports provide some guarded hints of this class con- flict over park usage. In 1876, for example, he petitioned for police patrol of the Common and Elm Park, declaring ”this Commission will exact and enforce that decent behavior from all who...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (137): 75–95.
Published: 01 May 2020
... preceding and during the revolt, see Anderson, “From Petition to Confrontation.” 13. Anderson, “From Petition to Confrontation,” 1014–25 ; Kelly, Crime of Nationalism , 141–76 . 14. Winder, “Policing and Crime,” 134–35, 143 . 15. Cypher telegram from the High Commissioner (HC...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (17): 5–38.
Published: 01 May 1978
... easily to the demands of industrial capitalism. Freshly drawn from the tasks offarmlabor, they were not yet accus- tomed to the methodical, attention-demanding, and re- petitive nature of factory work, nor to the new strictures of a day's work solely defined...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 29–48.
Published: 01 October 2010
... men54 The whole process of commoning also relied on a notion of land as a rightful popular inheritance. In the wake of new land laws in the 1860s, hundreds of petitions asking governments to proclaim commons were drawn up and signed by thousands of full- or semi-wage workers and small...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (116): 31–58.
Published: 01 May 2013
... with mud from head to toe, You’re never clean in Nanterre. [Et quand la pluie fait un bourbier, Du plus petit chemin de terre, On est souillé d’la tête aux pieds, On n’est jamais propr’à Nanterre.]31 Benaïcha recalls being lured into stepping on planks that had been laid down to stop...
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Radical History Review (2015) 2015 (121): 9–31.
Published: 01 January 2015
... to express.70 The meaning of the clamor as the legitimate voice of the people went beyond a literary device. As long as the people issued the clamor in prescribed spaces and according to ritualized modes of communication, such as via the petition or in meet- ings of the Parliament or the Estates...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (100): 171–179.
Published: 01 January 2008
... or clichéd abstrac- 174 Radical History Review “We are more than 343 sluts. We’ve been fucked by Arabs. We’re proud of it and we’ll do it again. Sign and circulate this petition.” Parody of the famous 1971 “Manifesto of the 343” circulated by French feminists who advocated legalizing abortion...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (75): 131–147.
Published: 01 October 1999
... on the planet. Scientists at Met Lab had issued reports and circulated petitions emphasizing just this point before the bombs were tested and used, warning against instigat- ing a ”race for nuclear armaments” that could lead to ”total mutual destruction.”6 And, as Paul Boyer has elsewhere...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (134): 203–219.
Published: 01 May 2019
... relations even with dissident Israelis, and in many cases the habitus of coresistance gave way to the habitus of individual boycott. Some Palestinian writers entered the fray in favor of Hass. Dozens of Palestinian (and a few Arab) intellectuals, academics, and activists issued a petition defending her...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (51): 132–137.
Published: 01 October 1991
... as the or- ganization of public meetings and the circulation of petitions. The turning point came in October of 1905 when Christabel Pankhurst and Annie Kenney disrupted a political meeting in Manchester to force Sir Edward Grey, the Liberal Party candidate, to state his position on suffrage. Pankhurst...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (135): 171–180.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., we needed to change the world, not merely interpret it. I started a petition to declare Lewis & Clark College a sanctuary campus, which quickly drew more than 1,600 signatures. Faculty and students were generally on board. While some administrators supported the effort, others argued...