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The Cold war against labor

The Cold war against labor

an anthology

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Published by Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trade-unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Trade-unions -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Labor laws and legislation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Ann Fagan Ginger and David Christiano. Vol.1.
    SeriesStudies in law and social change -- no.3
    ContributionsGinger, Ann Fagan., Christiano, David., Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22672479M

    In his new book The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War, veteran espionage historian Ben MacIntyre confirms a troubling decision—or lack thereof—that some had suspected for years. This is the fact that in the man overseeing both British spy. The Butter Battle Book and the Cold War The Cold War was “cold” primarily because of the threat of nuclear weapons. The Soviet Union launched its first nuclear weapon in , an event that started an “arms race” between the United States and the Soviet Union. At the height of the Cold War, the.

    While a vast literature exists chronicling labor’s Cold War during the McCarthy era, much of it focuses on struggles at the national and institutional lev-els.2 Close and detailed studies of the local dimensions of the domestic Cold War and its impact on labor and communities are still somewhat rare. Even more rareCited by: 2. Solidarity (Polish: Solidarność, pronounced [sɔlʲiˈdarnɔɕtɕ] (); full name: Independent Self-governing Trade Union "Solidarity"—Niezależny Samorządny Związek Zawodowy "Solidarność" [ɲezaˈlɛʐnɨ samɔˈʐɔndnɨ ˈzvjɔ̃zɛk zavɔˈdɔvɨ sɔlʲiˈdarnɔɕtɕ]) is a trade union founded in August-September at the Lenin Shipyard in Gdańsk, forabetterchicago.comation: ITUC, ETUC, TUAC.

    Mao Zedong - Communism in China Harry Truman was the 33rd American President who served in office from April 12, to January 20, One of the important events during his presidency was the rise of Mao Zedong with the Chinese Revolution and the spread of the Cold War . Mar 22,  · The Cold War refers to the period between the end of the Second World War and the collapse of the Soviet Union in , during which the world was largely divided into two ideological camps — the United States-led capitalist “West” and the Soviet-dominated communist “East.”.


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Publication date Topics Labor, Unions, Cold War Collection opensource Language English. An anthology edited by Ann Fagan Ginger and David Christiano.

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The American labor movement seemed poised on the threshold /5(7). "Labor's Cold War provides a valuable and timely historical reinterpretation that goes to the roots of the Cold War as it affected the American labour movement and its allies."--Labour/Le Travail Price: $ The essays focus on the actual behavior of Americans in their diverse workplaces and communities during the Cold War.

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Examining the impact of American Cold War politics on disparate local arenas, Labor's Cold War reveals that anticommunist challenges reshaped local political cultures and set the stage for new rounds of political debate.

The contributors demonstrate that the anticommunist movement was more diverse, more pervasive, and more sharply and creatively contested than previous studies have shown. Jan 20,  · 2. The Cold War by John Lewis Gaddis An admirably lucid and comprehensive account of the nuclear-armed stand-off – its origins and causes, its end and what happened in between.

Elegantly written for the general reader, it is an essential introduction. HMSO Civil Defence Handbook No Jul 29,  · The red scare drove militants out of the unions and strengthened the hand of the trade union leaders against their own members. The quashing of union democracy forced workers into the.

Cold War The postwar period and the 's started an era of prosperity, which effected women greatly. During the time-period of the Cold War (), women proved themselves by becoming engaged with the fight for equal rights, against sexism and in the workplace.

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Inas Cold War tensions in Europe mounted, French intellectual and former Buchenwald inmate David Rousset called upon fellow concentration camp survivors to denounce the Soviet Gulag as a "hallucinatory repetition" of Nazi Germany's most terrible crime.

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Define Cold War. Ideological contest between communism and capitalism, Conflict between USA and USSR over which would influence development of other nations.

Space race and as example of competition between USA and USSR to dominate development of new technology. Arms race to ensure military dominance. Book review by Jon Davis of 'Against the Cold War. The History and Political Traditions of Pro-Sovietism in the British Labour Party, - 89' by Darren G.

Lilleker, from History in Focus, the guide to historical resources from the Institute of Historical Research (IHR), University of London. I have always connected my research to public history projects, including tours, electronic media, oral history and video production.

I manage the largest website on labor history in the U.S. and one on Mother Jones. Major Publications Books (Co-editor with Chad Pearson) Against Labor: How U.S. Employers Organized to Defeat Union Activism.

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Indonesia. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book .Cold War ABC Book A Arms Race The Soviet Union and the United States raced to build the largest, most powerful nuclear weapon.

The nuclear scare spread throughout the world, and people feared another war would be inevitable. B Berlin Airlift Allies used planes to send those in.In the late 40s and early 50s the United States became involved in a new conflict, the Cold War.

This time the enemy was international communism. Many people felt that the Soviet Union and new communist governments in Eastern Europe, China, and North Korea threatened international security.