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LABOR ARCHIVES AND RESEARCH CENTER ANNUAL PROGRAM

Professor Janiewski will explore the spy networks used by the US government in repeated attempts to deport ILWU leader Harry Bridges as a purported communist from the 1930s to the 1950s.

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Documentary Screening: Blaxploitalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema

The activist-producer-director-speaker Fred Kuwornu presents his 2016 documentary "Blaxploitalian: 100 Years of Blackness in Italian Cinema”.

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WORKING HANDS: FRANK SILVA WATERFRONT PHOTOGRAPHS

Frank Silva's photographs of the Oakland waterfront from 1978 through 1988 document a significant period of change from break bulk cargo handling to mechanized containerization and the advent of globalization.