Tales from the Reuther Library
By Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University
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Archivists and researchers at the Walter P. Reuther Library of Labor and Urban Affairs share stories from its collections about the American labor movement, metropolitan Detroit, and Wayne State University.
||CleanJulia Gunn on Civil Rights Anti-Unionism: Charlotte and the Remaking of Anti-Labor Politics in the Modern South||Dr. Julia Gunn explains how progressive civil rights politics enabled Charlotte, North Carolina, to become the nation’s second-largest largest financial capital while obscuring its intransigence towards working-class protest,||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDawn Mabalon on UFW labor organizer Larry Itliong – Part 2||Dawn Mabalon explains how her family connections influenced her research on the life and work of United Farm Workers labor organizer Larry Itliong, as well as her forthcoming children's book, Journey for Justice: The Life of Larry Itliong.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDawn Mabalon on UFW labor organizer Larry Itliong – Part 1||In this inaugural episode of Tales from the Reuther Library, Dawn Mabalon, an Associate Professor at San Francisco State University, shares her research on the life and work of Larry Itliong, a Filipino leader of California’s farm labor movement.||5/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|