And last month, 780 machinists at a Caterpillar Inc. parts plant in Joliet, Illinois, voted to end their three and a half month strike, accepting a six-year contract that contained almost all of the concessions the company demanded.
These contemporary disputes, however, hide an even more dramatic historical fact:The strike has almost disappeared from American life.
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