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56.4 | Winter 2023 British Columbia History

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The Winter 2023 edition of British Columbia History is guest-edited by Ron Verzuh, and presents history from the workplace trenches. Verzuh also contributed "Challenging the Male Breadwinner Tradition: Making history in the workplace." Stories include: - "The Indigenous Miners of British Columbia's First Coal Fields," by John Lutz; - "Eight Hours Underground," by Peter Smith; - "Tunnelling for Workplace Justice: How foreign workers won their rights at SkyTrain's Canada Line," by Joe Barrett; - "Darshan Singh Sangha: 'Forever Canadian' union organizer," by Donna Sacuta; - "Women on both sides of the Great Vancouver Island Coal Miners' Strike, 1912-14," by Aimee Greenaway; - "Rebel Union Local 7292 in the Elk Valley," by Tom Langford," and "The CKLG Strike of 1975: A memorable moment in Canadian radio and labour history," by Leslie Kenny; - "Thelma Emblem, Whistle Punk," by Aimee Greenaway; - "Discovering Ginger Goodwin," by Wayne Norton; and - "Singing and Solidarity," by Jon Bartlett and Rika Ruebsaat. Plus we have regular columns from Aimee Greenaway, Mark Forsythe, and Terry Arnett. All packed into 52 pages!

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The Secretariat of the BCHF is located on the unceded territories of the Coast Salish speaking Peoples. 

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