Kibbutz
A kibbutz (Hebrew: קִבּוּץ / קיבוץ, lit. "gathering, clustering"; plural kibbutzim) is a collective community in Israel that was traditionally based on agriculture. The first kibbutz, established in 1...
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Moshav
Moshav (Hebrew: מוֹשָׁב‎, plural מוֹשָׁבִים moshavim, lit. settlement, village) is a type of Israeli town or settlement, in particular a type of cooperative agricultural community of individ...
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Serfdom
Serfdom is the status of peasants under feudalism, specifically relating to manorialism. It was a condition of bondage which developed primarily during the High Middle Ages in Europe and lasted in som...
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History of Siberia
The early history of Siberia is greatly influenced by the sophisticated nomadic civilizations of the Scythians (Pazyryk) on the west of the Ural Mountains and Xiongnu (Noin-Ula) on the east of the Ura...
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Beit HaShita
Beit HaShita (Hebrew: בֵּית הַשִּׁטָּה, lit. House of the Acacia) is an Israeli kibbutz situated between Afula and Beit She'an.
Beit Hashita is located 50 meters below sea level.
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Lumber Workers Industrial Union
The Lumber Workers' Industrial Union (LWIU) was a labor union in the United States and Canada which existed between 1917 and 1924. It organised workers in the timber industry and was affiliated with t...
Kolkhoz
A kolkhoz (Russian: колхо́з; [kɐˈlxos], plural kolkhozes) was a form of collective farm in the Soviet Union. Kolkhozes existed along with state farms or sovkhoz, plural sovkhozes.The word is a co...
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Alumim
Alumim (Hebrew: עֲלוּמִים, lit. Youth) is a kibbutz located in the north-western Negev desert in southern Israel. Located close to the Gaza Strip, it falls under the jurisdiction of Sdot Negev Regiona...
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People's commune
The people's commune (Chinese: 人民公社; pinyin: rénmín gōngshè) was the highest of three administrative levels in rural areas of the People's Republic of China during the period from 1958 to 1983...
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Ethical purchasing groups
Gruppi di Acquisto Solidale (G.A.S., Italian for ethical purchasing groups) are an Italian-based system of purchasing goods collectively. These groups are usually set up by a number of consumers who c...
Agricultural gang
Agricultural gangs historically, groups of women, girls and boys organized by an independent gang-master, under whose supervision they executed agricultural piece-work for farmers in certain parts of...
United Food and Commercial Workers
The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) is a labor union representing approximately 1.3 million workers in the United States and Canada in many industries, including agricult...
Central Union of Agricultural Cooperatives
The Central Union of Agricultural Co-operatives (全国農業協同組合中央会, Zenkoku Nōgyō-kyōdō-kumiai Chuōkai), in short JA-Zenchu (JA全中), is an independent administrative Japanese body within the Jap...
Central Union of Agricultural Cooperatives - Wikipedia
Texas Farm Workers Union
The Texas Farm Workers Union ("TFWU") was established by Antonio Orendain in August 1975, nearly ten years after he began organizing farm workers for the United Farm Workers in the Rio Grande Valley o...
Ahisamakh, Israel
Ahisamakh (Hebrew: אֲחִיסָמָךְ, lit. Brother of Support) is a moshav in central Israel. Located in the Shephelah, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hevel Modi'in Regional Council. In 2012 it had a po...
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Robbie Branscum
Robbie Nell Tilley Branscum (June 17, 1934 — May 24, 1997) was an American writer of children's books and young adult fiction. Her books were awarded with a Friends of American Writers Award (1977) an...
Harvest excursion
A harvest excursion was a common practice in Canada in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century where large numbers of workers would travel to the Canadian prairies to participate in the fall h...
Fixed years
Fixed years (ru: Урочные лета, or urochniye leta) was the term used in Russian documents for the statute of limitations during which a run-away serf could be sought out and returned to his landlord. ...
United Steelworkers
The United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (United Steelworkers or USW) is the largest industrial labor union in Nor...
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Bezdna Unrest
1861 Bezdna Unrest or Bezdna Peasant Revolt (Russian: Бездненские волнения, Tatar: Бизнә крәстияннәр кузгалышы) was an unrest of former serfs after the Emancipation reform of 1861 in Russia in...
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Ahituv
Ahituv (Hebrew: אֲחִיטוּב) is a moshav in central Israel. Located near Hadera, it falls under the jurisdiction of Hefer Valley Regional Council. In 2012 it had a population of 1,010.The moshav was fou...
Beit Rimon
Beit Rimon (Hebrew: בֵּית רִמּוֹן, lit. House of the Pomegranate) is a religious kibbutz in Israel. It is named after the Biblical Rimon in the Tribe of Zebulun (Joshua 19:13), which "is identified wi...