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Black workers in revolt

Robert Dudnick

Black workers in revolt

how Detroit"s new Black revolutionary workers are changing the face of American trade unionism

by Robert Dudnick

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Published by Guardian in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American automobile industry workers -- Michigan -- Detroit.,
  • Labor unions -- United States -- Afro-American membership.,
  • Automobile industry and trade -- Michigan -- Detroit.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Dudnick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8039.A82 U638 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21315046M

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Black workers in revolt: How Detroit's new Black revolutionary workers are changing the face of American trade unionism (A Guardian pamphlet)Author: Robert Dudnick.

The League of Revolutionary Black Workers (LRBW) formed in in Detroit, League united a number of different Revolutionary Union Movements (RUMs) that were growing rapidly across the auto industry and other industrial sectors—industries in which Black workers in revolt book workers were concentrated in Detroit in the late s and early s.

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