Interview with Senator Mamoru Yamasaki tape 2 5/6/98
Interview with Senator Mamoru Yamasaki recorded on May 6, 1998 about the 1949 Dock Strike. Senator Yamasaki was part of the Maui ILWU. Topics from the interview include the union negotiations and who would speak on behalf of the workers, how negotiations took place, accusations of being a communist organizer, community support, newspaper articles portraying the strikers negatively, pro union radio programs hosted by Bob McElrath and Reverend Emilio Yadao, and pro labor newspapers.
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