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Deadline for Action (Part I) (1946)
How left-wing labor unions engaged in political activism to combat corporate influence on the U.S. Congress in the years following World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism;World War II: Postwar issues;Economics;
Duration: 00:21:10
Popularity (downloads): 97
 
Deadline for Action (Part II) (1946)
How left-wing labor unions engaged in political activism to combat corporate influence on the U.S. Congress in the years following World War II.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism;World War II: Postwar issues;Economics;
Duration: 00:15:33
Popularity (downloads): 170
 
Great Swindle, The (Part I) (1948)
Union recruitment film criticizing monopoly control of the U.S. economy and advocating union membership as a defense against corporate power.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism;World War II: Postwar issues;
Duration: 00:24:58
Popularity (downloads): 195
 
Great Swindle, The (Part II) (1948)
Union recruitment film criticizing monopoly control of the U.S. economy and advocating union membership as a defense against corporate power.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism; World War II: Postwar issues;
Duration: 00:07:11
Popularity (downloads): 414
 
Great Swindle, The (Part I) (1948)
Union recruitment film criticizing monopoly control of the U.S. economy and advocating union membership as a defense against corporate power.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism; World War II: Postwar issues;
Duration: 00:24:58
Popularity (downloads): 388
 
Great Swindle, The (Part II) (1948)
Union recruitment film criticizing monopoly control of the U.S. economy and advocating union membership as a defense against corporate power.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Activism;World War II: Postwar issues;
Duration: 00:07:11
Popularity (downloads): 145
 
San Francisco General Strike (Part I) (1934)
Union workers in San Francisco stage a general strike, shutting down the city to support striking longshoremen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:01:37
Popularity (downloads): 133
 
San Francisco General Strike (Part II) (1934)
Union workers in San Francisco stage a general strike, shutting down the city to support striking longshoremen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 126
 
San Francisco Ironworkers Strike (1917)
San Francisco ironworkers go out on strike, leaving work joyously.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1910s;
Duration: 00:05:14
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
Working Together: A Case History in Labor-Management Cooperation (1951)
Union and management cooperate in a Hoboken, N.J. pencil factory.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: Negotiations;
Duration: 00:22:35
Popularity (downloads): 216
 

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