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Labor & Social Issues

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  1. A State Murder Exposed: The Truth about the Killing of Joy Gardner

    A State Murder Exposed: The Truth about the Killing of Joy Gardner

    This book examines the case of Joy Gardner, a Jamaican immigrant, who was killed by police in her home in London in 1993. Learn More

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  2. Betrayal at Caterpillar - Bulletin Readers Series 1

    Betrayal at Caterpillar - Bulletin Readers Series 1

    This pamphlet contains a collection of statements by the Workers League on the 1992 betrayal by the United Auto Workers of the strike against heavy equipment maker Caterpillar. (Bulletin Reader Series pamphlet) Learn More

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  3. Cancer and Industrial Pollution

    Cancer and Industrial Pollution

    Report of the findings of the Workers Inquiry into the Wollongong, Australia Leukemia and cancer crisis. (Bulletin Reader Series pamphlet) Learn More

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  4. Death on the Picket Line: The Story of John McCoy (Perfect Bound)

    Death on the Picket Line: The Story of John McCoy (Perfect Bound)

    Published in 1990, this 68-page illustrated, perfect-bound pamphlet provides valuable background on the historic struggles of coal miners in the United States. Learn More

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  5. Detroit Disassembled

    Detroit Disassembled

    Andrew Moore’s large format color photographs provide a dramatic and shocking glimpse into the utter decay of America’s former fourth largest city - the result of the decades-long deindustrialization of American capitalism. Learn More

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  6. Exposing the Bankers' Conspiracy: For a Workers Inquiry into the Bankruptcy of Detroit

    Exposing the Bankers' Conspiracy: For a Workers Inquiry into the Bankruptcy of Detroit

    The articles in the this pamphlet expose the financial swindles behind the crisis in Detroit and the impact of plans to privatize the Detroit Institute of Arts. They review the conspiracy involving Detroit Emergency Manger Kevyn Orr, Governor Rick Snyder, US Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes, and the Jones Day law firm to drive Detroit into bankruptcy in order to slash pensions and other worker rights Learn More

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  7. French Workers in Revolt: A New Stage in the Class Struggle, November-December 1995

    French Workers in Revolt: A New Stage in the Class Struggle, November-December 1995

    On-the-spot report of the strike wave that swept France in November- December 1995 against the attacks on social programs and pensions by the right-wing government of Prime Minister Alain Juppé. Learn More

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  8. Human BSE: Anatomy of a Health Disaster

    Human BSE: Anatomy of a Health Disaster

    This book contains the record of the Workers Inquiry into the health crisis caused by BSE/CJD, ("mad cow" disease) convened by the Socialist Equality Party of Britain in May 1997. Learn More

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  9. Hurricane Katrina: Social Consequences and Political Lessons

    Hurricane Katrina: Social Consequences and Political Lessons

    On August 29, 2005 Hurricane Katrina devastated the American city of New Orleans and other cities and towns along the Gulf of Mexico. Far from being an “act of God,” the destruction wrought by the storm had its origins in the disregard for human life by the capitalist system, which condemned thousands to death, disease and years of homelessness. The articles gathered in this pamphlet examine the sociological roots of this disaster. Learn More

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  10. Industrial Inferno: The Story of the Thai Toy Factory Fire

    Industrial Inferno: The Story of the Thai Toy Factory Fire

    This is an extraordinary account of the worst factory fire in history - the 1993 blaze at the Kader Industrial Toy Company outside Bangkok, Thailand. One hundred and eighty-eight people - 174 women and 14 men - perished in the fire. Kader workers earned less than $1 an hour making toys for such corporate giants as Toys 'R Us, Hasbro and Tyco. Those who died were trapped in a building with no fire extinguishers or alarms and no fire escape; management had locked the exits. Learn More

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