On the Global Waterfront: The Fight to Free the Charleston 5

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Visit the book website Longshoremen stand at the nexus of the global economy, handling nearly every cargo container that enters or leaves any country. Even in the face of cargo "containerization" in the 70s and 80s, a development that decimated longshore unions, they have managed to win contracts that provide health benefits and high wages. On the Global Waterfront tells the story of how longshoremen in South Carolina confronted attempts to wipe out the state's most powerful black organization. When a Danish shipping ...

On the Global Waterfront: The Fight to Free the Charleston 5 2008, Monthly Review Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781583671634

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On the Global Waterfront: The Fight to Free the Charleston 5 2008, Monthly Review Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781583671641

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