About the film Kaboom: A History of Bombing
The Kaboom Podcast
Episode 4: That other time we bombed Iraq
Date:  May 4, 2017.
Priya Satia looks back at the occupation of Iraq in the 1920s and '30s by the British, who trained for World War II by bombing Iraqi villages. Also, cluster bombs, and the Haymarket riot of 1886.
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Priya Satia, professor of history, Stanford University
Author of: Spies in Arabia
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Artist: Phronesis. Title: Eight Hours.
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This week in history
Haymarket riot
May 4, 1886
The 1886 labor movement for the "eight-hour day" was disrupted when a bomb was heaved into police ranks and the officers responded by firing on the crowd.

Sources

Death in the Haymarket: A Story of Chicago, the First Labor Movement and the Bombing that Divided Gilded Age America

by James Green

www.amazon.com/ . . . /1400033225

 

The Haymarket Tragedy Centennial Edition

by Paul Avrich

www.amazon.com/Haymarket-Tragedy-Paul-Avrich/ . . . /0691006008

 

City of the Century: The Epic of Chicago and the Making of America

by Donald L. Miller

www.amazon.com/ . . . /0684831384