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The Strike of 1916

Title: Miners Denied Charity
Type: Newspaper
Date: June 24, 1916
Source: The Duluth News

Description: Workers weren't paid while on strike. This article discusses an issue that involved charity for miners.
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Miners Denied Charity

Activities:

  1. Why might miners think it was necessary to apply for help from a charity?



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  2. What opinion is the charity taking on the issue of the strike by making this statement?



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  3. Why would strike leaders deny that any of the strikers were in need of charity?



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  4. What kinds of things do you think the labor organizations could provide for the strikers?



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