Hellraisers Journal: Strikers Battle Company Gunthugs in Hibbing; Sam Scarlett Arrested in Virginia


You ought to be out raising hell.
This is the fighting age.
Put on your fighting clothes.
-Mother Jones
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Friday June 30, 1916
Mesabi Iron Range, Minnesota – More Arrests in Miners’ Strike

Funeral of John Alar, IWW Leaders, Virginia MN, by GR Dawson, June 26, 1916
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Hellraisers Journal: Carlo Tresca, I. W. W. Strike Leader, Arrested on Minnesota’s Mesabi Iron Range


You ought to be out raising hell.
This is the fighting age.
Put on your fighting clothes.
-Mother Jones
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Thursday June 29, 1916
Virginia, Minnesota – Carlo Tresca Arrested for “Criminal Libel”

John Alar Funeral, w Carlo Tresca & Banner, June 26, 1916
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Hellraisers Journal: Pickets Organized at Hibbing, Miners Pour into Union HQ for Membership Cards


You ought to be out raising hell.
This is the fighting age.
Put on your fighting clothes.
-Mother Jones
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Wednesday June 28, 1916
Hibbing, Minnesota – Striking Iron Miners Issue Demands

MN Iron Miners Strike, IWW Cards, DNT June 28, 1916
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Hellraisers Journal: Banner at Funeral for John Alar Proclaims Fellow Worker “Murdered by Oliver Gunmen”


Pray for the dead and
fight like hell for the living.
-Mother Jones
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Tuesday June 27, 1916
Virginia, Minnesota – Tresca Leads “Eye for Eye” Oath at Funeral

John Alar Funeral, Virginia MN, Tresca Oath, June 26, 1916
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Hellraisers Journal: Duluth Labor World Deplores Violence of Company Police and Rantings of I. W. W.


You ought to be out raising hell.
This is the fighting age.
Put on your fighting clothes.
-Mother Jones
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Sunday June 25, 1916
Mesabi Iron Range, Minnesota – I. W. W. and the Steel Trust Police

IWW Metal Mine Workers IU No. 490, Hibbing MN, June 19, 1916, w Red
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Hellraisers Journal: The Duluth Labor World on the Murder of John Alar, Striking Iron Miner


You ought to be out raising hell.
This is the fighting age.
Put on your fighting clothes.
-Mother Jones
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Saturday June 24, 1916
From The Labor World: Steel Trust Police Commit Murder

Iron Miners of the Mesabi, 1915
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Hellraisers Journal: From The Masses: “Persecution of Mexican Refugees” by John Reed


There are no limits to which
powers of privilege will not go
to keep the workers in slavery.
-Mother Jones
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Thursday June 22, 1916
From The Masses: John Reed on Arrests of Magón Brothers

Ricardo & Enrique Flores Magon, founders of PLM
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Hellraisers Journal: From the Masses: “The Mexican Tangle” by John Reed


Yo, Pancho Villa, fui un hombre leal
que el destino trajo al mundo para
luchar por el bien de los pobres y que
nunca traicionaré ni olvidaré mi deber.
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Wednesday June 21, 1916
From The Masses: John Reed on the “Punitive Expedition”

Villa Expedition, Generals Pershing & Villa, begun Mar 14, 1916
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