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Labor History video series announced

The Wisconsin Labor History Society is pleased to announce the availability of a six-part video series, “An Historical Overview of Labor Unions in the United States.”  Each segment  is heavily illustrated and takes us through the struggle to organize from …

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Jewish Labor History

Jews in the American Labor Movement

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AFT Child Labor Project

AFT Child Labor Project

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  1. Key People in Labor History
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Megan Murphy

Megan Murphy, a student at Merrimack High School in Merrimack, NH, won the Gold Medal and $1,000 prize in the American Labor History category for her web site The Leadership and Legacy of Mother Jones and her Fight for Workers’ …

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The Decline of the Middle Class: How and Why it Happened and What to do About It by Paul F. Cole

This paper addresses the issue of income and wealth inequality in the
United States and an exploration of its causes, effects and solutions with
a particular emphasis on working families.

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ALSC/KMNHS Membership Form

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We Were There

“We Were There” video with Bev Grant’s song and historic photos

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Union Women: Roots of Leadership

Interviews with women labor leaders

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