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Sunday, October 30, 2011

11 American Uprisings

1. Lowell Mill Women’s Strikes (1834 and 1836) 
2. Great Railroad Strike (1877)
3. The Pullman Strike (1894)
4. The Bonus Army War (1932)
5. Auto-Lite Strike (1934)
6. West Coast Waterfront Strike (1934)
7. Minneapolis Teamster Strike (1934)
8. Flint Sit-Down Strike (1936)
9. Post-World War II Servicemen’s Strike Wave (1945)
10. Black Revolutionary Union Movement (1968)
11. Serviceman Resistance to the Vietnam War
  
Source: http://www.alternet.org/story/152824/beyond_occupy_wall_street:_11_american_uprisings_you%27ve_never_heard_of_that_changed_the_world?page=1 
    

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