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Bloody Sunday, Vancouver, 1938

Steve Brodie

Bloody Sunday, Vancouver, 1938

by Steve Brodie

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Published by Young Communist League in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia,
  • Vancouver.
    • Subjects:
    • Sit-down strikes -- British Columbia -- Vancouver.,
    • Unemployed -- British Columbia -- Vancouver.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby Steve Brodie ; epilogue by Maurice Rush ; edited with an introd. by Sean Griffin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5330.V35 B75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5249482M
      LC Control Number75321889

      In what became known as 'Bloody Sunday,' a large combined force of city police and RCMP officers moved against demonstrators staging a sit-down strike in the main Vancouver Post Office, in.   Two decades on and many Vancouver men were now unemployed and living on government handouts. When that money was cut off, they held a month-long sitdown protest in the main post office. The demo came to a violent end on Bloody Sunday – J – when RCMP stormed the building, attacking protesters with tear gas and billy clubs.

        The book's structure makes it easy to digest, with specific chapters examining the major political players on all sides, the contradict Murray's book is quite fast paced and reads almost like a thriller, though in the case of Bloody Sunday the truth was always going to be stranger than fiction/5(15). "Sunday Bloody Sunday" is the opening track from U2's album, War. The song was released as the album's third single on 11 March Asked in History of Russia.

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Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" Author: Steve Brodie. Get this from a library. Bloody Sunday, Vancouver, [Steve Brodie]. Bloody Sunday was a violent confrontation between protesters and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Vancouver police in Vancouver on Sunday 19 June Sitdowners fleeing the old Post Office under tear gas attack by the police, 19 Juneon the event known as "Bloody Sunday".

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In her book, Speaking for a Long A Brief History of Riots in Vancouver. But the name Bloody Sunday has also been used to describe the reaction to the first Selma March (), police violence against unemployed protestors in Vancouver, BC (), a St. Petersburg massacre that helped spark the Russian Revolution, and two other days of violence in the Irish conflict (, ).

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Learn more about Bloody Sunday in this article. Brodie was beaten and bloodied by police during the eviction of the “sit-downers” from the Post Office on what became known as “Bloody Sunday.” Vancouver Archives CVA Chronology of events: Bloody Sunday of J April: Forestry Camps close for the season and thousands of unemployed head to Vancouver.

May men raise $ by tin-canning in Vancouver. Their tags read "I favour a works program". Vancouver Post Sunday. from Bud McNeely Plus. 6 years ago. Some great coverage by Pierre Berton of the eviction of "Sitdowners" who held the Vancouver Post Office at Hastings and Granville for one month in May and June This presentation is part of the research i use to write a screenplay i call, "" that was.

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5. Bloody Sunday, Sunday 19 June Unemployed protesters occupied the main Post Office (now the Sinclair Centre) for a month in June Because it was a federal building, it was up to the RCMP to kick them out, which they did with the help of clubs, tear gas, and a gauntlet of city police.

The occupiers were demanding work and wages after the relief projects were shut down leaving thousands.It was J -- Bloody Sunday -- and much of the blood was Mr.

Brodie's. A month earlier, he had led a contingent of unemployed men into the Vancouver Post Office on a sitdown strike. How he conducted himself in those days made him the most admired -- and feared -- man in the city.Cite this work as: The Hilo Massacre: Hawaii's Bloody Monday, August 1st, (Honolulu: University of Hawaii, Center for Labor Education & Research, ).

It was first published in on the year memorial of the Hilo Massacre. At that time the Center for Labor Education & Research was part of the College of Continuing Education and Community Service at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa.