Industrial Pioneer. Vol. 1 No. 6. .October, 1923.

Industrial Pioneer. Vol. 1 No. 6. .October, 1923.

Contents: A Modern General Strike by Henry Hazard, R.R. Company Union, Grecian Gift by Julian Deuter, “Rails”: Heart to Heart Talk, Te West is Dead by Ralph Chaplin, Labor Hells in Dixie by J.W. Leigh, Why are We Discontented?, Organizing in Steel by Fred W. Bowerman, In the Domain of Standard Oil, Story of a Proletarian Life by Justus Ebert, Coming Fuel and Transportation Trust by Edward E. Anderson, The Lads on the Lakes by Card No. 416,897, A Visit to San Quentin by Archie Sinclair, Immigration and National Development by James Williams, Henry Ford: a Peculiar Entity by Geo. Williams, Wm. Mannings’s “Key to Liberty” by Phillip Taft, The Man Without a Country by Covington Hall.

The Industrial Pioneer was published monthly by Industrial Workers of the World’s General Executive Board in Chicago from 1921 to 1926 taking over from One Big Union Monthly when its editor, John Sandgren, was replaced for his anti-Communism, alienating the non-Communist majority of IWW. The Industrial Pioneer declined after the 1924 split in the IWW, in part over centralization and adherence to the Red International of Labour Unions (RILU) and ceased in 1926.

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