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Cincinnati, Ohio: shackle on the floor of an early 1800s slave pen, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad The building confined slaves until they could be sold further south by Kentucky slave trader Captain John W Anderson  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: shackle on the floor of an early 1800s slave pen, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad The building confined slaves until they could be sold further south by Kentucky slave trader Captain John W Anderson
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: textile artwork by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk
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Cincinnati, Ohio: replica of an early Ku Klux Klan robe used soon after the Civil War. National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Cincinnati, Ohio: replica of an early Ku Klux Klan robe used soon after the Civil War. National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum of the history of slavery and the underground railroad
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan - Step Afrika! a step dance ensemble, performing at the SEIU convention © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan – Step Afrika! a step dance ensemble, performing at the SEIU convention
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Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Oaxaca, Mexico Triqui ethnic group protest their displacement from their homes and the violence that prevades the area of western Oaxaca where they live. Many Triquis have been forced through poverty and violence to leave for elsewhere in Mexico or the United States
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

National demonstration in support of the 1984 miners' strike organised by miners' wives © Stefano Cagnoni  - reportdigital.co.uk

National demonstration in support of the 1984 miners’ strike organised by miners’ wives
© Stefano Cagnoni – reportdigital.co.uk

BBC tell the truth, ITN tell the truth. Striking miners' wives and their families, Women Against Pit Closures. stage a national demonstration in London in support of the NUM national dispute. The placards carried, refer to the miners' sense of injustice at the way inwhich journalists had portrayed the strike in the media. © John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

BBC tell the truth, ITN tell the truth. Striking miners’ wives and their families, Women Against Pit Closures. stage a national demonstration in London in support of the NUM national dispute. The placards carried, refer to the miners’ sense of injustice at the way inwhich journalists had portrayed the strike in the media.
© John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

Women Against Pit Closures stage a national demonstration in London in support of the NUM national dispute. No MOre Fleet Street Lies read  placards carried, referring to the miners' families' sense of injustice at the way the strike has been portrayed in the media © John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

Women Against Pit Closures stage a national demonstration in London in support of the NUM national dispute. No MOre Fleet Street Lies read placards carried, referring to the miners’ families’ sense of injustice at the way the strike has been portrayed in the media
© John Harris/Report Archive Report/reportdigital.co.uk

A miner's wife from Maltby, South Yorkshire at a demonstration of women in support of the NUM © NLAC/reportdigital.co.uk

A miner’s wife from Maltby, South Yorkshire at a demonstration of women in support of the NUM
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NCB coaches on the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire border, having grilles fitted in preparation for busing in 'scabs' as part of a back-to-work attempt across NUM picket lines during the Miners' Strike, were fire-bombed overnight to prevent their use. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

NCB coaches on the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire border, having grilles fitted in preparation for busing in ‘scabs’ as part of a back-to-work attempt across NUM picket lines during the Miners’ Strike, were fire-bombed overnight to prevent their use.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

NUM members on strike during the Miners' Strike were attacked at night by baton wielding riot police at a police road block preventing the pickets from entering Nottinghamshire. Sitting in their car with a smashed windscreen; 12 other cars carrying striking miners were damaged in a similar fashion. Barnsley, Yorkshire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

NUM members on strike during the Miners’ Strike were attacked at night by baton wielding riot police at a police road block preventing the pickets from entering Nottinghamshire. Sitting in their car with a smashed windscreen; 12 other cars carrying striking miners were damaged in a similar fashion. Barnsley, Yorkshire
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners picketing behind a barricade at Gascoigne Wood colliery, part of the Selby super mine complex, North Yorkshire © Ray Rising/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners picketing behind a barricade at Gascoigne Wood colliery, part of the Selby super mine complex, North Yorkshire
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Families look on anxiously as police with riot shields and helmets patrol the streets near Houghton Main colliery, searching for striking miners © NLAC/reportdigital.co.uk

Families look on anxiously as police with riot shields and helmets patrol the streets near Houghton Main colliery, searching for striking miners
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Imported Polish coal being unloaded onto lorries for transport to BSC Scunthorp steelworks inorder to break the strike. Flixborough Wharf, Scunthorpe, South Humberside © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Imported Polish coal being unloaded onto lorries for transport to BSC Scunthorp steelworks inorder to break the strike. Flixborough Wharf, Scunthorpe, South Humberside
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Imported Polish coal being unloaded onto lorries for transport to BSC Scunthorp steelworks inorder to break the strike. Flixborough Wharf, Scunthorpe, South Humberside © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Imported Polish coal being unloaded onto lorries for transport to BSC Scunthorp steelworks inorder to break the strike. Flixborough Wharf, Scunthorpe, South Humberside
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners eating in a soup kitchen funded by donations from supporters of the strike. Miners Welfare Ollerton, Nottinghamshire © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Striking miners eating in a soup kitchen funded by donations from supporters of the strike. Miners Welfare Ollerton, Nottinghamshire
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Durham Miners' Gala: NUM President Arthur Scargill greets Labour Party Leader Neil Kinnock; to Kinnock's right are Peter Heathfield, NUM General Secretary, and Dennis Skinner MP. © Stefano Cagnoni  - reportdigital.co.uk

Durham Miners’ Gala: NUM President Arthur Scargill greets Labour Party Leader Neil Kinnock; to Kinnock’s right are Peter Heathfield, NUM General Secretary, and Dennis Skinner MP.
© Stefano Cagnoni – reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners Worksop to London Shireoaks Manton children's relief fund sponsored walk, miners strike, Lowdham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire © John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Striking miners Worksop to London Shireoaks Manton children’s relief fund sponsored walk, miners strike, Lowdham, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
© John Harris/Report Archive/reportdigital.co.uk

Police roadblock at junction 24 of the M1 Motorway - stopping pickets getting into Nottinghamshire and gathering information on the strikers. The Miners strike. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Police roadblock at junction 24 of the M1 Motorway – stopping pickets getting into Nottinghamshire and gathering information on the strikers. The Miners strike.
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Miners' Strike, police stop convoy of pickets leaving the M1 for Nottingham.  © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners’ Strike, police stop convoy of pickets leaving the M1 for Nottingham.
© John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Police roadblock on the Derbyshire - Nottinghamshire county boarder at Shirebrook. To stop pickets from reaching Warsop Main Colliery in Nottinghamshire. Miners strike © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police roadblock on the Derbyshire – Nottinghamshire county boarder at Shirebrook. To stop pickets from reaching Warsop Main Colliery in Nottinghamshire. Miners strike
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Norman Strike at the front of a mass picket, Bilston Glen mine, Scotland,  Miners' Strike. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Norman Strike at the front of a mass picket, Bilston Glen mine, Scotland, Miners’ Strike.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest pickets, Bilston Glen collery, Scotland, Miners' Strike. © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Police arrest pickets, Bilston Glen collery, Scotland, Miners’ Strike.
© John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

Women Against Pit Closures stage a picket at Port Talbot in South Wales during the Miners' Strike, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Women Against Pit Closures stage a picket at Port Talbot in South Wales during the Miners’ Strike, South Wales
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Welsh miners and local supporters occupy the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union's funds during the Miners' Strike, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Welsh miners and local supporters occupy the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union’s funds during the Miners’ Strike, South Wales
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

South Wales NUM President, Emlyn Williams (with megaphone), with Welsh miners outside the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, which they occupied in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union's funds Miners' Strike, South Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

South Wales NUM President, Emlyn Williams (with megaphone), with Welsh miners outside the NUM headquarters in Pontypridd, Wales, which they occupied in an attempt to prevent the authorities gaining access to sequestrate the Union’s funds Miners’ Strike, South Wales
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk