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The Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1871

MARK CURTHOYS

in Governments, Labour, and the Law in Mid-Victorian Britain: The Trade Union Legislation of the 1870s

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199268894
eISBN:
9780191708466
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268894.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In 1871, parliamentary opinion in Britain insisted that the criminal law should be strong enough to ensure that those individuals or groups of individuals who chose not to belong to trade unions or ... More


¡Viva La Causa! in Iowa

Janet Weaver

in The Latina/o Midwest Reader

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780252041211
eISBN:
9780252099809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041211.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explores how Mexican Americans in Iowa supported the national boycott of California table grapes in the 1960s while concurrently fighting for the rights of Tejano migrant workers ... More


A Night without City Light: In which the Brigade deprive an affluent suburb of power on New Year’s Eve and bomb Safeway-again-to show that they can be precise in the damage that they inflict

Daniel Burton-Rose

in Guerrilla USA: The George Jackson Brigade and the Anticapitalist Underground of the 1970s

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520264281
eISBN:
9780520936485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264281.003.0017
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

One evening in October 1975, Rita Brown and a companion were sitting in a Pioneer Square bar across from the train station on Jackson Street in Seattle, Washington. Suddenly everything went dark. ... More


The students: campaigns and causes

Brian Pullan and Michele Abendstern

in A History of the University of Manchester, 1973–90

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719062421
eISBN:
9781781700624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719062421.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Stern critics accused the radical students of the 1970s of trying to carry on the 1960s by the same means. Raucous pickets, disrupted meetings and occupations of administrators' offices still ... More


Epilogue: Aftermath and Legacy

Donald W. Rogers

in Workers against the City: The Fight for Free Speech in Hague v. CIO

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043468
eISBN:
9780252052347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043468.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This epilogue shows that Hague v. CIO had a legacy more complex than its reputation as a speech rights victory for workers and others over dictatorial city boss Frank Hague under the Bill of Rights. ... More


Ratification

Paula A. Monopoli

in Constitutional Orphan: Gender Equality and the Nineteenth Amendment

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190092795
eISBN:
9780190092825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190092795.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Chapter 1 describes two national suffrage organizations’ efforts, in the final years prior to ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment. It highlights the split between members of the National ... More


The Great Postal Wildcat Strike of 1970

Philip F. Rubio

in There's Always Work at the Post Office: African American Postal Workers and the Fight for Jobs, Justice, and Equality

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833421
eISBN:
9781469604053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807895733_rubio.17
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on Cleveland Morgan, a black member of New York Branch 36 of the NALC and among the first to set up picket lines in New York City to kick off the nationwide March 1970 postal ... More


The Long Hot Summer, 1963

Jill Ogline Titus

in Brown's Battleground: Students, Segregationists, and the Struggle for Justice in Prince Edward County, Virginia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835074
eISBN:
9781469602455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869369_titus.10
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter shows that, as the demonstrations intensified, an increasing mood of militancy swept the teenage population. Many young people acknowledged feelings of anger and resentment toward the ... More


Class and Gender and Early Civil Rights

Lee Sartain

in Borders of Equality: The NAACP and the Baltimore Civil Rights Struggle, 1914-1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037511
eISBN:
9781621039303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037511.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

In recent years, debates over civil rights have focused on gender and class. Gender is key to understanding the branch dynamics and the shape of women leaders’s civil rights activism in Baltimore. ... More


White Public Mothers and Militant Suffragists Win the Vote

Allison K. Lange

in Picturing Political Power: Images in the Women's Suffrage Movement

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226703244
eISBN:
9780226703381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226703381.003.0007
Subject:
History, Political History

Chapter six contrasts the emphasis on idealized femininity embraced by leading white and black women with the demonstrations carried out by their militant counterparts. In the 1910s, suffragists took ... More


The Clitheroe By-election

in The Lancashire Giant: David Shackleton, Labour Leader and Civil Servant

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239444
eISBN:
9781846313455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239444.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the preparation of David Shackleton for the Clitheroe by-election to replace Ughtred Kay-Shuttleworth who was elevated to the House of Lords. It suggests that the selection of ... More


Reactivity of dioxygen and its activation for selective dioxygenation, mono-oxygenation, dehydrogenation, and auto-oxidation of organic substrates and metals (corrosion)

Donald T. Sawyer and R. J. P. Williams

in Oxygen Chemistry

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195057980
eISBN:
9780197560112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195057980.003.0010
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Ground-state dioxygen has two unpaired electrons (·O2·), which makes it a biradical with a triplet electronic state (see Table 3-1). Its radical character is limited because the H-OO· bond is weak ... More


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