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Articles with keyword "Labor"

The Low family

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The Chinese Exclusion Act Raised the Price of Becoming an American

 A new exhibit tells the story from the immigrant’s point of view.

Book jacket for The Crusades of Cesar Chavez

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New Biography of Cesar Chavez Unearths Gritty Truth

The charismatic organizer and leader faltered as an administrator. 

Molly Brown's house in Denver

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Capitol Hill Pad

Molly Brown's digs in Denver were unsinkable, too.

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.