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Unformatted text preview: violent trade union revolts Believed in collectivist distribution of goods and production. Sots believed in state sponsored allocation. Syndicalists believed wanted control to be in hands of producers and exercised with the trade unions. Syndicalism is a means, not an end, to achieving the goal of Anarchism. Was attractive to Andalusians because terrorism and peasant revolts had failed. Originally syndicalists were organized by local municipalities, but the best work was done after regional alliances were created. Most strikes demanded higher wages first asking for 2.50, then 3.50 and settling on 3. Success was so great that Conservatives and Republicans allied and eventually banned labor unions....
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- Spring '11