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Unbending Cane

Pablo Malapit, a Filipino Labor Leader in Hawaii

by Melinda Tria Kerkvliet

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Office of Multicultural Student Services, Uni .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography: general,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Political

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8563352M
    ISBN 100971091501
    ISBN 109780971091504

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Price New from Cited by: 3. Book Description: Unbending Cane not only provides a well-researched and accurate historical account of one of the most controversial labor leaders to come out of Hawaii before World War II, but also explores the complex layers of the man who took on the powerful sugar barons to seek justice for those working in Hawaii's cane fields.

About the Book; Unbending Cane not only provides a well-researched and accurate historical account of one of the most controversial labor leaders to come out of Hawaii before World War II, but also explores the complex layers of the man who took on the powerful sugar barons to seek justice for those working in Hawaii's cane fields.

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In Tria Kerkvliet's narrative, Pablo Manlapit, a person whose actions have often been misinterpreted by other writers, emerges as an important figure in Hawaii's organized labor history. Unbending Cane is available through the University of Hawaii Press or through the Filipino American Historical Society of Hawaii.

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Life. Manlapit was born on Janu in the came to Hawaii in as a migrant worker and was under contract to work as a sugarcane plantation laborer at Hamakua Mill Company in the sugarcane fields of the Hāmākua district of the island of it got promoted quickly from fieldwork to foreman (luna), then timekeeper.

In June,he married .Pablo Manlapit was born in the Philippines on Janu He traveled to Hawaii in to work for the Hamakua Mill Company.

While he was working on the plantation, he took night classes, and eventually he left the plantation to become a labor clerk.The cane will have been soaked overnight in water and antiseptic to prevent splitting and the introduction of infection.

It will be wielded by a prison official trained in martial arts.