Anti-union Violence

Some articles on violence:

Colorado Labor Wars - A Labor Dispute Escalates - Union Violence, Anti-union Violence, and Unnatural Disasters
... members) routinely intimidated strike breakers, and also had resorted to violence, such as blowing up an Idaho mill in 1899 ... our task in understanding who in particular inspired much of the violence ... they feared that the Committee of 40 planned acts of violence that could be blamed on the WFM, thus creating a pretext for the union's destruction ...

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    If a thousand men were not to pay their tax-bills this year, that would not be a violent and bloody measure, as it would be to pay them, and enable the State to commit violence and shed innocent blood. This is, in fact, the definition of a peaceable revolution, if any such is possible.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)