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Social Movements 101: Questions and Some Answers About Peoples’ Struggles

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This article by Lina Britto & Forrest Hylton offers an introduction to the history of the working class and organized labor in the US.  It addresses questions including:  Why is inequality greater in the US than in Europe, Canada, or Australia?  What makes the historical trajectory of the US working class particular?  How has organized labor developed over history in the US?


Originally published by Social Justice Leadership.