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The Strike

Episode #264

2024-04-12 05:00:05


When people started saying that John D. Rockefeller Jr. was responsible for the deaths of two women and 11 children near a coal mine in Colorado, he decided to do something unusual. He hired “the father of public relations.”

Scott Martelle’s book is Blood Passion: The Ludlow Massacre and Class War in the American West.

Amy Westervelt’s podcast is called Drilled.