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Radical History Review (1 October 2001) 2001 (81): 5–14.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Van Gosse; Kavita Philip 2001 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2001 02-RHR 81 Interventions.cs 8/31/01 2:08 PM Page 5 INTERVENTIONS Mumia Abu-Jamal and the Social Wage of Whiteness Van Gosse and Kavita Philip...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1978) 1978 (18): 117–121.
Published: 01 October 1978
... RHR. Business Wages Class Warfare. Will Labor Follow Suit? FOR RELEASE: 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 19, 1978 UAW PRESIDENT FRASER RESIGNS FROM LABOR-MANAGEMENT GROUP WASHINGTON-UAW President Douglas A. Fraser today resigned from...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2014) 2014 (118): 15–41.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Courtney Fullilove This article analyzes a flour riot in New York City in 1837 as a conflict over capitalist food systems waged in a nascent center of finance during a period of rapid economic and territorial expansion. In the wake of the riot, the burgeoning “penny press” geared toward working...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2012) 2012 (112): 100–112.
Published: 01 January 2012
... local ordinance requiring all employers to provide domestic partner benefits for frontline employees and their lovers. The move came as airline management intensified efforts to lower costs by extracting wage and benefit concessions from all unionized employees. This article traces an alliance among...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 13–35.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Michelle Moyd The Great War was waged as much by workers—including soldiers—from the South as the North. Black and Brown soldiers recruited from across European empires experienced and perpetrated extreme violence in the African campaigns in which they took part. This essay imagines colonial troops...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 68–95.
Published: 01 October 2018
... midways. What became known variously as the “industrious savage” or the “dog-eating Igorrote” at the turn of the twentieth century crystallized in part out of workers’ assertions to fair wages, good working conditions, and collective dignity. This essay seeks to provide new labor history frameworks...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2019) 2019 (133): 163–176.
Published: 01 January 2019
... document the violence of US empire and trace the everyday attachments that sustain it. Taken together, these texts diagnose twenty-first-century America, catalogue and historicize the exceptionalism that rationalizes state violence, and detail the sensory and affective lives of those who wage war and those...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 49–72.
Published: 01 October 2010
... appealing to land speculators and commercial cattle operators for its vast grasslands, timber, and rail connections. In the late 1880s a clandestine movement, known as Las Gorras Blancas, responded to the property enclosures and new wage labor relations on the grant with night-riding tactics that included...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 55–66.
Published: 01 January 2016
... sections. “Ex-Yarur” workers also benefited from increased wages and benefits, internal promotions, and opportunities for social mobility and political advancement. Within the nationalized factory, there was also greater liberty, equality, and fraternity and increased worker dignity. Ex-Yarur was a success...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 67–76.
Published: 01 January 2016
... agrarian reform peasant women supported the overall goals of redistributing land and improving rural wages, but their expectations were often bitterly disappointed by the agrarian reform's focus on empowering men. Ironically, it was during military rule that women's roles as breadwinners and their...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2016) 2016 (125): 55–73.
Published: 01 May 2016
... independence. This study demonstrates how and why the sociability of miners and other wage-earning Africans had important political and cultural implications for sport and society in colonial Zambia. © 2016 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2016 Zambian Copperbelt football soccer sport...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 190–202.
Published: 01 May 1989
... of the early nineteenth century. But it remained hidden, since households shifted ac- tivities from wage earning to farming or migrated to the frontier during layoffs. Yet by the 1870s not only had the percentage of wage earners risen, but relatively few industrial workers had ties to the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1986) 1986 (35): 7–25.
Published: 01 May 1986
... wage depen- dency. By the late 1870s, the number of people working solely for wages in manufacturing, construction, and transportation alone was almost equivalent to the size of the entire population in 1790.3 The strategies that enabled working-class households to survive the intervening...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1992) 1992 (54): 197–201.
Published: 01 October 1992
... treatment of workers in Africa, bad as it was, is explained in part by the capitalist attitude to workers and in part by racism” (27). This section would have benefited from a discussion of the European debate about slavery and wage labor in Africa at the end of the nineteenth century.’ In...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 213–217.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of 2009, members of ASID tested these ideas by mobilizing in support of an increase in the country’s daily minimum wage from 70 ($1.75) to 200 ($5) gourdes, unanimously passed by Parliament but held up by President Préval. The last adjustment to the minimum wage had taken place during...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1989) 1989 (43): 86–110.
Published: 01 January 1989
... were and should be supported by men. Powerful institutional forces, especially or- ganized men, argued that in normal circumstances men should be paid a "family wage" capable of supporting their dependents, and that the role of the state should be far more restri~ted.~According to this view...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 35–78.
Published: 01 January 1994
... agricultural wage from fifteen to eighty centavos, and to enact the Agrarian Reform Law. This history defies the prevailing image of peasant quiescence prior to the agrarian reform of 1952, and contradicts the consensus that the revolution was in essence a calm and stately affair until its final...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1998) 1998 (71): 71–83.
Published: 01 May 1998
... most basic sort. In part the complementarity was an ideology defending the het- erosexual couple just as its economic necessity was beginning to be reduced (for men far more than for women) by the spread of indi- vidual wage labor. A new concept of marriage emphasized romantic love and free...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1996) 1996 (65): 148–151.
Published: 01 May 1996
... Cannery and Agricultural Workers Industrial Union refused to work on nearly two-thirds of California’s farms. The immediate grievance was that the wage per hundred pounds of cotton picked had fallen from one dollar to forty cents. This despite an increase in cotton prices in 1932. Deaths...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1986) 1986 (35): 128.
Published: 01 May 1986
... Graduate Center. ALICE KESSLER-HARRIS is the author of Out to Work: A Histoy of Wage-Earning Women in the US.andWomen Have Always Worked: A Historical Overview. She teaches at Hof stra University. ALEXANDER KEYSSAR is a visiting scholar at the Russell Sage Foundation...