Living the Legacy

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From Suffering to Action, From the Individual to the Collective

Unit 1 , Lesson 2

Jewish Women's Archive - Living the Legacy

http://jwa.org/LivingtheLegacy

From Suffering to Action, From the Individual to the Collective

Teacher resources: 
Purchase information and reviews for Icarus Films' documentary about Clara Lemlich called Clara Lemlich: A Strike Leader's Diary.
Heaven Will Protect the Working Girl is a short documentary about working conditions and labor struggles in the early 20th century garment industry. A film clip, viewer's guide, and purchasing information are available.
View a clips, photos, lesson guide, and purchase information of HBO's documentary Triangle: Remembering the Fire.
Made in LA is a documentary about current garment industry labor issues from the perspective of Latina workers in Los Angeles, CA.
Shmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags is a documentary from HBO about the rise and fall of the American garment industry.
A multimedia online exhibit from Labor Arts about the history and culture of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.
The Triangle Fire Open Archive has more than 200 objects relating to the fire, including letters, photos, music, newspaper articles, and more.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Living the Legacy - Lesson: From Suffering to Action, From the Individual to the Collective." (Viewed on April 23, 2014) <http://jwa.org/teach/livingthelegacy/labor/from-suffering-to-action-from-individual-to-collective>.