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86th Anniversary Of The Buckleys’ Uprising on Thursday

St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Thursday, January 28 marks another anniversary of the 1935 Buckley’s Uprising described as a turning point for workers in St. Kitts and a catalyst for social change across the Caribbean.

Three sugar workers: Joseph Samuel, John Allen, and James Archibald died during the struggle and nine others were reported injured in the conflict.

Here is the timeline for the Buckley’s Strike-28 Jan 1935 as presented by Historic St Kitts.

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