The Winnipeg general strike of 1919, although it failed, was one of the most famous and influential strikes in Canadian history. Labour leaders complained that many ...
The Winnipeg General Strike, 15 May-25 June 1919, is Canada's best-known general strike. Massive unemployment and inflation, the success of the Russian Revolution in ...
A massive general strike crippled the city of Winnipeg in the summer of 1919. Government reaction was aggressive and the workers gained little.
The Winnipeg General Strike culminated in the outbreak of violence. Pictured here, strikers overturn a streetcar during a protest on June 21, 1919.
This strike affected Winnipeg for several days, effectively paralyzing the city. Many of the events that took place during this time had nationwide repercussions.
The 90th anniversary of the Winnipeg General Strike took place in 2009. I decided to spin-off strike related news from my This Was Manitoba blog into this space.
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A general strike (or mass strike) is a strike action in which a substantial proportion of the total labour force in a city, region, or country participates.
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Winnipeg Free Press Archives 1919 Strike, June 10 Crowd gathers at Portage Avenue and Main Street. Winnipeg Free Press Archives 1919 strike Main Street outside The ...