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Thank God. That our union remained gun moment fairer. Than ever before our. Government intervention had been directed against the wealth that during the life of a membership in the. And if that's not bad at.
Their work you're right. And in. The earlier one. Well. That's. One thing and I don't mind about it.
Member of the United Mine Workers you know democratic election I am. After the death of our late. John L. Oh. Well. I had been examining that. 100. $150 monthly.
In the. Summer. When. They have got to make your plans. It was certainly gratifying to hear the former secretary of labor testify. And I hope to raise your pension. Get up here that I was committing a crime. I was committing a crime not 30.
MARTIN membership remains united and don't let the outsiders run you. More Thing and they can afford it and they know they can afford it. I am. Told that members. And members are. Not working members remaining in the local. Member or.
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UMWA 1970: A House Divided
Raw Footage
A Speech by a Union Official on Recent Legislation and Labor Issues
Contributing Organization
Appalshop, Inc. (Whitesburg, Kentucky)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/138-45q83kp4
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This clip features a speech given by a United Mine Workers of America representative. He discusses the importance of participation in democratic elections, especially for mine workers. He also emphasizes the importance of pensions for former mine workers.
Broadcast Date
1971-06-02
Asset type
Raw Footage
Genres
Unedited
Event Coverage
Topics
Social Issues
Politics and Government
Rights
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Media type
Sound
Duration
00:06:03
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Appalshop, Inc. (WMMT and Appalshop Films)
Identifier: 00011162 (Appalshop Barcode)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Generation: Original
Duration: 00:15:00
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Chicago: “UMWA 1970: A House Divided; A Speech by a Union Official on Recent Legislation and Labor Issues,” 1971-06-02, Appalshop, Inc., American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed November 28, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-138-45q83kp4.
MLA: “UMWA 1970: A House Divided; A Speech by a Union Official on Recent Legislation and Labor Issues.” 1971-06-02. Appalshop, Inc., American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. November 28, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-138-45q83kp4>.
APA: UMWA 1970: A House Divided; A Speech by a Union Official on Recent Legislation and Labor Issues. Boston, MA: Appalshop, Inc., American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-138-45q83kp4