The Dreiser Committee, including writers Theodore Dreiser, John Dos Passos, and Sherwood Anderson, investigated the desperate situation of striking Kentucky miners in November 1931. When the Communist-led National Miners Union competed against the more conservative United Mine Workers of America for greater union membership, class resentment turned to warfare. Harlan Miners Speak, originally published in 1932, is an invaluable record that illustrates the living and working conditions of the miners during the 1930s. This edition of Harlan Miners Speak, with a new introduction by noted historian John C. Hennen, offers readers an in-depth look at a pivotal crisis in the complex history of this controversial form of energy production.The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Jennifer Harris On New Yeara#39;s Day 2007, a select coterie of African American ... While the entering class was composed of 152 students, the school is meant to eventually house 450 girls at a time.
|Title||:||The Oprah Phenomenon|
|Author||:||Jennifer Harris, Elwood Watson|
|Publisher||:||University Press of Kentucky - 2015-02-05|