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Articles with keyword "Labor"

Jack Russell Weinstein

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Impertinent Questions with Jack Russell Weinstein

On the long reach of Adam Smith.

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Picturing Modern America

A new website encourages students to investigate history the way historians do.

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Tin Lizzies to T-Birds

Technology encounters the humanities in a website examining the automobile industry.

Stuart Parnes

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Connecticut's Stuart Parnes

Parnes takes up the cause of the humanities in Connecticut.

A still from "The Soul of Youth." 1920

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Film as Argument

The early disputatious days of American movies.

Cartoon showing Pegler charging racketeers with a pen

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Who Was Westbrook Pegler?

The original right-wing takedown artist

Steam retort

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Canny Retort

In Baltimore, the museum of industry charms.

19th-century miner's lunch pail from the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum

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Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum

A segmented miner’s lunch pail from the nineteenth century was, above all, practical, with stacking compartments for stews, pie, cobbler, as well as a cup on top for coffee, which was heated over a ca

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Of Stevedores and Book Slingers

Mention the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and what comes to mind are workers heaving bales along a waterfront, operating straddle carriers shipside, or driving winches above break bulk c