Profile: David Bensman

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Professor David Bensman studies American labor history, education reform, and the impact of global economic integration on working people. He is the author of Central Park East and Its Graduates: Learning by Heart, Rusted Dreams: Hard Times in a Steel Community, The Practice of Solidarity: American Hatters in the Nineteenth Century, and Who Built America? Volume II. Professor Bensman's op-ed, "Port Truck Drivers on Strike! A Dispatch from Two of the Nation’s Largest Ports," was published in Dissent on November 22, 2014. Professor Bensman's other op-ed, "The Battle Over Working Time: A Countermovement Against Neoliberalism," was published in The American Prospect on November 23, 2014.

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