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Detroit, Michigan USA Joining hands in prayer, May Day Rally for Immigrant Families © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Detroit, Michigan USA Joining hands in prayer, May Day Rally for Immigrant Families
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2017 May day Demonstration London Campaigner Peter Tatchell on the march © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

2017 May day Demonstration London Campaigner Peter Tatchell on the march
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Mary Bousted Gen Sec ATL, International Workers Memorial Day, Tower Hill, London to commemorate those who have been injured or lost their lives at work  © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Mary Bousted Gen Sec ATL, International Workers Memorial Day, Tower Hill, London to commemorate those who have been injured or lost their lives at work
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Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves
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Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition
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Cowley Oxford BMW workers at the Mini factory on strike against the closure of the final salary pension scheme. It is the first ever strike at BMW with Unite the Union organising a series of one day strikes  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Cowley Oxford BMW workers at the Mini factory on strike against the closure of the final salary pension scheme. It is the first ever strike at BMW with Unite the Union organising a series of one day strikes
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Prototype TX5 production. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Prototype TX5 production. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely
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Chairman Carl-Peter Forster arriving in a TX5 at the launch. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Chairman Carl-Peter Forster arriving in a TX5 at the launch. London Taxi Company opening a new car factory to make TX5 electric Black Cab taxis, Ansty, Coventry. LTC is owned by Chinese car maker Geely
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Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage
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Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Picturehouse workers at Ritzy cinemas on 24 hour strike, rally in Leicester Square the center of the London cinema scene in protest at the continuing refusal by Cineworld to pay them the London Living Wage© Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike
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Miner Idris Moseley picking coal, riddling, for his pensioner neighbour at old tip or slag heap in Pontlottyn, South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miner Idris Moseley picking coal, riddling, for his pensioner neighbour at old tip or slag heap in Pontlottyn, South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
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Children walking home from school in shadow of Pontlottyn colliery pit wheel. South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Children walking home from school in shadow of Pontlottyn colliery pit wheel. South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
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Local shop in Pontlottyn, South Wales showing a poster for a rally supporting miners during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Local shop in Pontlottyn, South Wales showing a poster for a rally supporting miners during 1972 miners’ strike
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Nantymoel pit village, Ogmore Vale, South Wales, overshadowed by the pit head and slag heap, during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Nantymoel pit village, Ogmore Vale, South Wales, overshadowed by the pit head and slag heap, during 1972 miners’ strike
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Miners picketing West Wales National Coal Board Offices during strike. © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners picketing West Wales National Coal Board Offices during strike.
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Mass meeting of miners from Wheldale colliery, near Castleford, West Yorkshire during 1972 strike, addressed by Pete Bolderson of Glasshoughton. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Mass meeting of miners from Wheldale colliery, near Castleford, West Yorkshire during 1972 strike, addressed by Pete Bolderson of Glasshoughton.
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Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners pickets at West Drayton Coal depot West London during 1972 strike.
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Derbyshire miners wives demonstrate outside parliament in support of their husbands. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Derbyshire miners wives demonstrate outside parliament in support of their husbands.
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Kent miners' wives demonstrate outside Parliament in support of their husbands. London © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Kent miners’ wives demonstrate outside Parliament in support of their husbands. London
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Protest in support of the NUM, London, 1972 © Mike Tull/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest in support of the NUM, London, 1972
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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
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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
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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
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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

Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
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Derbyshire miners wives demonstrate outside parliament in support of their husbands.© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Derbyshire miners wives demonstrate outside parliament in support of their husbands.© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
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Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners' strike © Martin Mayer/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners from Ogilvie pit picket Fockriw open cast mine in South Wales during 1972 miners’ strike
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Harrods protest against the store taking workers tips, organised by UVW, Knightsbridge, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Harrods protest against the store taking workers tips, organised by UVW, Knightsbridge, London
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Harrods protest against the store taking workers tips, organised by UVW, Knightsbridge, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Harrods protest against the store taking workers tips, organised by UVW, Knightsbridge, London
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RMT cleaners protest outside GWR HQ, Swindon. They are on strike over serious bullying, claims of discrimination, poor working conditions and low pay on the Great Western Railway (GWR) train cleaning contract operated by Servest UK. They handed in a petition © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk Click to see more photos

RMT cleaners protest outside GWR HQ, Swindon. They are on strike over serious bullying, claims of discrimination, poor working conditions and low pay on the Great Western Railway (GWR) train cleaning contract operated by Servest UK. They handed in a petition
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ASLEF Southern network train drivers strike in a safety dispute about who should operate the train doors. London Bridge Station.© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk Click to see more photos

ASLEF Southern network train drivers strike in a safety dispute about who should operate the train doors. London Bridge Station.© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk
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Rail passengers from the Association of British Commuters protest at Victoria Station against the crisis in transport provision at Southern Rail leading to terrible travelling conditions for customers and a dispute with the rail unions ASLEF & RMT © Stefano Cagnoni/reportdigital.co.uk

Rail passengers from the Association of British Commuters protest at Victoria Station against the crisis in transport provision at Southern Rail leading to terrible travelling conditions for customers and a dispute with the rail unions ASLEF & RMT
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Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act. © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act.
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Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975
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1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window. © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window.
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Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979
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Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979
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Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980 © NLA/reportdigital.co.uk

Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980
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