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Oral History Center of The Bancroft Library at the University of California Berkeley
by Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
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Description : Interview with an unidentified rioter. The Watts Riot was a large-scale riot which lasted 6 days in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, in August 1965. By the time the riot subsided, 34 people had been killed, 1,032 injured, and 3,438 arrested. It would stand as the most severe riot in Los Angeles history until the riots of 1992. Collection Guide : The Regional Oral History Office, 1954-1979 Call Number : Phonotape 286 B Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Regents of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Watts Riot, Los Angeles, Calif., 1965, Riots--California--Los Angeles
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Oral History Center of The Bancroft Library at the University of California Berkeley
by Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
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Description : Account of early life in Hungary to 1905; arrival in New York, 1905; work in garment industry in New York from 1911; her career in the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union from its inception, with comments on communist infiltration, union organization on the west coast, especially in San Francisco, problems with Negro and Chinese ethnic groups; appointment as vice-president of the union, and initiation of health, education, retirement and welfare benefits for the union;...
Topics: californialightandsound, International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union, Labor movement--United...
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Folkscanomy Politics: Political Systems, Government and Democratic Organization
by James P. Cannon (editor)
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The New Militant Volume 1 (Dec. 15, 1934 to Dec. 28, 1935) Complete run of this rare radical newspaper, the official organ of the Workers Party of the United States (WPUS), headed by A.J. Muste and James P. Cannon. Cannon's Communist League of America terminated its own publication, "The Militant," at the time of its merger with Muste's American Workers Party. This publication was the successor. This pdf was produced by Dr. Martin Goodman of the Riazanov Library Digitization Project...
Topics: Socialism -- United States -- Publications, Workers Party of the United States, WPUS, American...
Folkscanomy Politics: Political Systems, Government and Democratic Organization
by James P. Cannon (editor)
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The New Militant Volume 2 (Jan. 4, 1936 to June 6, 1936) Complete run of this rare radical newspaper, the official organ of the Workers Party of the United States (WPUS), headed by A.J. Muste and James P. Cannon. Cannon's Communist League of America terminated its own publication, "The Militant," at the time of its merger with Muste's American Workers Party. This publication was the successor. This publication terminated early in June 1936 when the organization disestablished itself...
Topics: Socialism -- United States -- Publications, Workers Party of the United States, WPUS, American...