Song of the Stubborn One Thousand

Song of the Stubborn One Thousand

by Peter Shapiro (Author)

  • Offers a detailed view of the organizational and strategic challenges of a long strike under difficult conditions

  • Provides a better understanding of the complex relationship between the Mexican women strikers and the Teamsters union, which had long ignored them but was finally compelled to acknowledge and support their struggle

  • Shows developing ties between a workplace struggle and the larger Chicano movement
  • Written as narrative history appealing to a general audience.

  • Great resource for undergraduate students studying topics like U.S. labor history and the Chicano movement
  • Book details

    Publication date
    October 10, 2016
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