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Steel Workers Organizing Committee

21-Jan-2022 18:26:11

The Steel Workers Organizing Committee was one of two precursor labor organizations to the United Steelworkers. It was formed by the CIO on June 7, 1936. It disbanded in 1942 to become the United Steel Workers of America. Early union organizing in steel. A wide variety of unions had formed in the ...


Archive

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An archive is an accumulation of historical records – in any media – or the physical facility in which they are located. Archives contain primary source documents that have accumulated over the course of an individual or organization's lifetime, and are kept to show the function of that person ...


List of municipalities of Greece (2011)

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According to the Kallikratis Programme, since 1 January 2011 Greece, with an amendment in 2019, is divided into 332 municipalities, grouped into the 13 regions of Greece. Name Greek Area Population pop./km² Seat Region Municipal units Abdera Άβδηρα 352.3 19,005 54 Genis ...


Biathlon World Championships 1983

21-Jan-2022 18:26:15

The 20th Biathlon World Championships were held in 1983 for the second time in Antholz-Anterselva, Italy. Men's results. 20 km individual. Medal Name Nation Penalties Result Frank Ullrich 1 1:05:00.9 Frank-Peter Roetsch 1 1:05:17.8 Peter Angerer 2 1:06:57.3 ...


Women rabbis

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Women rabbis are individual Jewish women who have studied Jewish Law and received rabbinical ordination. Women rabbis are prominant in Progressive Jewish denominations, however, the subject of women rabbis in Orthodox Judaism is more complex. Although Orthodox women have been ordained as rabbis, m ...


List of Chinese administrative divisions by GDP per capita

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The article lists China's first-level administrative divisions by their gross domestic product per capita in main years. All figures are given in the national currency, renminbi, and in USD at nominal values according to recent exchange rates as well as according to purchasing power parity. The aver ...


Matthew McDiarmid

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Matthew McDiarmid , full name Matthew Purdie McDiarmid was a Scottish literary scholar, essayist, campaigning academic and poet. He was a founding member of the Association for Scottish Literary Studies and the first president of the Robert Henryson Society which he also helped to found in 1993. ...


IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters

21-Jan-2022 18:26:18

IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society. The editor-in-chief is John Papapolymerou. The journal covers research on electromagnetic radiation and the relevant, physical components to a ...


DASA

21-Jan-2022 18:26:18

DASA was a German aerospace manufacturer. It was created during 1989 as the aerospace subsidiary arm of Daimler-Benz AG from 1989. The company acquired rival manufacturer Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm that same year, integrating it along with its other aerospace interests, MTU München, and Dornier ...


1995 Base Realignment and Closure Commission

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The 1995 Base Realignment and Closure Commission preliminary list was released by the United States Department of Defense in 1995 as part of the Base Realignment and Closure Commission. It recommended closing 32 major United States military bases. Commissioners. Justifications. Recommendations ...


701

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Year 701 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. The denomination 701 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years. Events. By place. Europe. * Raginpert dies, and ...


New Year's Eve

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In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve , the last day of the year, is on 31 December. In many countries, New Year's Eve is celebrated at evening parties, where many people dance, eat, drink, and watch or light fireworks. Some Christians attend a watchnight service. The celebrations generally go ...


Polaris

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Polaris , designated α Ursae Minoris , commonly the North Star or Pole Star , is the brightest star in the constellation of Ursa Minor. It is very close to the north celestial pole, making it the current northern pole star. The revised Hipparcos parallax gives a distance to Polaris of about 43 ...


Izzy Sinclair

21-Jan-2022 18:26:18

Isabelle "Izzy" Sinclair , is a fictional character who appeared in the Doctor Who Magazine comic strip based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who . She was a companion of the Eighth Doctor. Izzy was born on October 12, 1979. However, she did not kno ...


Sport in Slovakia

21-Jan-2022 18:26:19

Sport in Slovakia is influenced by its climate and geography; popular summer sports include football, tennis, volleyball, swimming, cycling and hiking, popular winter sports include skiing and snowboarding. The most watched sports in Slovakia are football, ice hockey and tennis. Internationally, t ...


La Vallée Poussin

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The family Delavallée Poussin , also denominated as de La Vallée Poussin , is a family of the French bourgeoisie coming from Normandy in France. Settled in Belgium since the end of the 19th century, most of its members still live there today. Two members of this family ware ennobled in the 20th ...


Battle of Springfield

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The James Robertson (loyalist)| Battle of Springfield was fought during the American Revolutionary War on June 23, 1780, in Essex County, New Jersey. After the Battle of Connecticut Farms, on June 7, 1780, had foiled Lieutenant General Wilhelm, Baron von Knyphausen’s expedition to attack General ...


Documentation française

21-Jan-2022 18:26:21

La Documentation française is a French public publishing service of general documentation on major newsworthy problems for French administrations and the French public. It edits academic reports and studies of the French government as well as a publications of administrations and public bodies. S ...


Digging

21-Jan-2022 18:26:21

Digging , also referred to as excavation , is the process of using some implement such as claws, hands, manual tools or heavy equipment, to remove material from a solid surface, usually soil or sand on the surface of the Earth. Digging is actually the combination of two processes, the first being ...


Nikolaus Storch

21-Jan-2022 18:26:22

Nikolaus Storch was a weaver and radical lay-preacher in the Saxon town of Zwickau. He and his followers, known as the Zwickau Prophets played a brief role during the early German Reformation years in south-east Saxony, and there is a view that he was a forerunner of the Anabaptists. In the years ...


Indian Corporate Law Service

21-Jan-2022 18:26:22

The Indian Corporate Law Service abbreviated as ICLS, is the regulatory service for the corporate sector in India. It is one of the Central Civil Services and it functions under the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. The service is entrusted with the responsibility of the implem ...


Ratchet

21-Jan-2022 18:26:22

* Double Ratchet Algorithm * Nurse Ratched * Ratched (TV series) * Ratchet (Ratchet & Clank) * Ratchet (Robots) * Ratchet (album) * Ratchet (device) * Ratchet (instrument) * Ratchet (slang) * Ratchet (song) * Ratchet Gearloose * Red Lantern Corps * Widget the World Watcher * cliquet * socket wre ...


Education in the Netherlands

21-Jan-2022 18:26:22

Education in the Netherlands is characterized by division: education is oriented toward the needs and background of the pupil. Education is divided over schools for different age groups, some of which are divided in streams for different educational levels. Schools are furthermore divided in publi ...


James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home

21-Jan-2022 18:26:22

The James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home , one of two homes known as the James Whitcomb Riley House on the National Register of Historic Places, is a historic building in the Lockerbie Square Historic District of Indianapolis, Indiana at 528 Lockerbie Street. It was named a National Historic Landmark ...


Last Night (1998 film)

21-Jan-2022 18:26:23

Last Night is a 1998 Canadian apocalyptic black comedy-drama film directed by Don McKellar and starring McKellar, Sandra Oh and Callum Keith Rennie. McKellar wrote the screenplay, inspired by the French film project 2000, Seen By... to depict different countries' perspectives on the imminent turn ...