Big Bill Haywood

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United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869-1928)

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Most of all, Hightower is an agitator in the tradition of Mother Jones and Big Bill Haywood.
The 'Lyrical Left' of the First World War years was the story of the 'Wobblies' and of Big Bill Haywood, of Debs and Bryan; its enemies were Puritanism, capitalism, nationalism, and the frontier.
He stood on the platform with Mother Jones and Big Bill Haywood in 1905 at the founding convention of the Industrial Workers of the World.