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Beating the blacklisters
A police raid exposing the scale of worker surveillance within the construction industry galvanised workers to take action. Ewa Jasiewicz speaks to those organising against the blacklisters.
Blacklisted: The Secret War between Big Business and Union Activists
Smith, Dave; Chamberlain, Phil
Story of the illegal strategies that transnational construction companies resorted to in their attempt to keep union activists away from their places of work.
Introduction to When the UAW Was Young: Against The Current vol. 131
Leadville Colorado, Miners' Strike: Connexipedia Article
Occurred as a result of rapid industrialization and consolidation of the mining industry.
One of the Hollywood Ten
A Spanish and British bio-picture. The drama focuses on screenwriter/director Herbert Biberman and his efforts to make what would become the historic political film, Salt of the Earth in 1954, produce...
The Origin of America's Intellectual Vacuum
A profile of Chandler Davis, a blacklisted mathematician who served six months in jail for refusing to cooperate with the House Un-American Activities Committee.
Raising the Workers' Flag: The Workers' Unity League of Canada, 1930-1936
Endicott, Stephen L.
A history of the Workers' Unity League, the Canadian affiliate of the Communist Red International of Labour Unions.
The Un-Canadians: True Stores of the blacklist Era
Details the blacklisting which took place in Canada during the Cold War years.
When the UAW Was Young: Against The Current vol. 131
An interview with Erwin and Estar Baur.