General Recommendations
May 1st - International Workers Day
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"May 1 is the International Day of Workers or International Labour Day dedicated to workers and labourers across the world. This day celebrates labourers and encourages them to be aware of their rights. The day has its origins in the labour union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement." #WCCLS #HillsboroLibrary
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
From the Folks Who Brought You the Weekend From the Folks Who Brought You the Weekend
A Short, Illustrated History of Labor in the United States
Book - 2001
New Press Distributed by W.W. Norton
331.0973 MUR
Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell) Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell)
My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement
Book - 2012
Verso
331.88 MCA
There Is Power in A Union There Is Power in A Union
The Epic Story of Labor in America
Book - 2010
Doubleday
331.8809 DRAY
Labor Rising Labor Rising
The Past and Future of Working People in America
Book - 2012
New Press Distributed by Perseus Dist.
331.8809 LABOR 2012
The Union of Their Dreams The Union of Their Dreams
Power, Hope, and Struggle in Cesar Chavez's Farm Worker Movement
Book - 2009
Bloomsbury Press
331.88 PAW
Dolores Dolores DVD - 2018
PBS
921 HUERTA
Goddess of Anarchy Goddess of Anarchy
The Life and Times of Lucy Parsons, American Radical
Book - 2017
Basic Books
B PARSONS, L.
No Shortcuts No Shortcuts
Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age
Book - 2016
Oxford University Press
303.4 MCA
"They're Bankrupting Us!" "They're Bankrupting Us!"
And 20 Other Myths About Unions
Book - 2012
Beacon Press
331.88 FLE
An Organizer's Tale An Organizer's Tale
Speeches
Book - 2008
Penguin Group
331.8813 CHA
Of Forests and Fields Of Forests and Fields
Mexican Labor in the Pacific Northwest
Book - 2016
Rutgers University Press
331.5 SIF 2016
What Unions No Longer Do What Unions No Longer Do Book - 2014
Harvard University Press
331.88 ROS
Only One Thing Can Save Us Only One Thing Can Save Us
Why America Needs A New Kind of Labor Movement
Book - 2014
The New Press
331.88 GEO
Union Made Union Made
Labor Leader Samuel Gompers and His Fight for Workers' Rights
Graphic Novel - 2019
Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights
YA GRAPHIC 921 GOMPERS, SAMUEL
A Collective Bargain A Collective Bargain
Unions, Organizing, and the Fight for Democracy
Book - 2020
Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
331.8909 MCALEVEY
Labor Rights Are Civil Rights Labor Rights Are Civil Rights
Mexican American Workers in Twentieth-century America
Book - 2005
Princeton University Press
331.62 VARGAS
Cesar Chavez Cesar Chavez
Autobiography of La Causa
Book - 2007
University of Minnesota Press
921 CHAVEZ, Cesar
The Devil Is Here in These Hills The Devil Is Here in These Hills
West Virginia's Coal Miners and Their Battle for Freedom
Book - 2015
Atlantic Monthly Press
331.7622 GRE
Death in the Haymarket Death in the Haymarket
A Story of Chicago, the First Labor Movement, and the Bombing That Divided Gilded Age America
Book - 2006
Pantheon Books
977.311 GRE
Mother Jones Mother Jones
The Most Dangerous Woman in America
Book - 2001
Hill and Wang
921 JONES, MOTHER
Immigrant Girl, Radical Woman Immigrant Girl, Radical Woman
A Memoir From the Early Twentieth Century
Book - 2017
ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press
921 RABINOWITZ Matilda 2017
The Women of the Copper Country The Women of the Copper Country Book - 2019
Touchstone
RUSSELL, MAR
In Dubious Battle In Dubious Battle Book - 1992
Penguin Books
STEINBECK, J.
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