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Great Railroad Strikes: Necessary Or Wrong?

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• Great railroad strike of 1877 which took place in West Virginia, against the Baltimore and Ohio for cutting wages third time in a year. It spread all over the railroad line leading to trains stoppage. Workers from all over the America supported the movement and had their sympathy for the workers of railroad. Federal troops were being called and strike ended eventually. According to me Protest wasn’t a bad idea, but the violence that took place is something unnecessary and wrong. I believe, they could have been non-violent and made government raise their pay back up.
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