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Author Nichols, John.

Title Uprising : how Wisconsin renewed the politics of protest, from Madison to Wall Street / John Nichols.

Imprint New York : Nation Books, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    331.89309 NIC    Available
Description xv, 192 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Madison, Wisconsin, let's get rowdy!" : on the cold first night of a golden age -- First Amendment remedies: a reclaiming of the Constitution's rules for radicals -- The arc of history bends toward solidarity: how a sense of place shapes a struggle, and a future -- "Wisconsin is not broke, American is not broke" : an economics lesson from Michael Moore -- The next media system : beyond "old" and "new," a journalistic and democratic media for the Twenty-First century -- The rise of the house of labor : street heat, politics as unusual, and the evolution of the mastodon -- Afterword: the remedy is to begin anew.
Subject Labor movement -- Wisconsin -- History -- 21st century.
Protest movements -- Wisconsin -- History -- 21st century.
Collective bargaining -- Government employees -- Wisconsin.
Occupy movement -- United States.
Wisconsin -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
Madison (Wis.) -- History -- 21st century.
ISBN 9781568587035

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