The political meaning of the Great Strike
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Published by Communist Party of Great Britain in London .
Written in English

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Statementby J.T. Murphy ; with an introduction by J.R. Campbell.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 94/6522 (J)
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p.
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1241471M
LC Control Number94627475

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Murphy, J.T. (John Thomas), Political meaning of the Great Strike. London: Communist Party of Great Britain, The Political Meaning of the Great Strike. J. T. Murphy. The Political Meaning. of the Great Strike. VII. Reflections and Perspectives. WHATEVER the likes and dislikes of leaders or of anybody else as to the way history ought to have been made, the big fact now remains that it has been made by the General Strike. The Great Railroad Strike of , sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, after the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. This strike finally ended some 69 days later, after it was put down by unofficial militias, the National Guard, and federal troops. Because of economic problems and pressure on wages Goals: Wage increases. en At the height of that great battle, the crazed remnants of the political nations and their militarized cohorts will no doubt strike at one another with their weapons of annihilation. jw hr Na vrhuncu te velike bitke poludjeli preostali dijelovi političkih nacija i njihove militarizirane horde nesumnjivo će napasti jedni druge svojim.

The general strike in the United Kingdom was a general strike that lasted nine days, from 4 to 12 May It was called by the General Council of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) in an unsuccessful attempt to force the British government to act to prevent wage reductions and worsening conditions for million locked-out coal million workers went out, especially in. The general strike that gripped Russia during the Revolution of forced the tsar to issue the October Manifesto, in which he promised to create a constitution and a national legislature. In another general strike was staged in Sweden, this time in response to the wage-freeze and lockout policies adopted by employers who faced falling profits. Nearly half of the country’s total workforce . Pundit: A political analyst, commentator, or columnist who usually works for a newspaper or magazine, or in broadcasting. Derived from a Hindi phrase meaning "learned one." Reactionary: A militant conservative; opposite of "radical," which means ultraliberal. Red Tape: Government paperwork and procedures that are slow and difficult. Stems from. Native-born Americans tended to blame the labor violence on foreign agitators. "It was evident," said the Annals of the Great Strikes in the United States, published in , "that there were agencies at work outside the workingmen's strike. The people engaged in these riots were not railroad strikers.

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