He mentioned Makaveli Records a few times before his death. This was supposed to be a music label for up-and-coming artists that Shakur had an interest in developing or potentially signing, and his own future projects would have been published through it as well. He made his first film appearance in Nothing but Troubleas part of a cameo by the Digital Underground. His first starring role was in the film Juice.
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Massachusetts National Guard troops surround strikers in Lawrence, Massachusetts New England was key to the industrial revolution in the United States.
Technological developments and achievements from the Manufactory led to the development of more advanced cotton mills, including Slater Mill in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Recruiters were hired by mill agents to bring young women and children from the countryside to work in the factories.
Between andthousands of farm girls moved from rural areas where there was no paid employment to work in the nearby mills, such as the famous Lowell Mill Girls.
As the textile industry grew, immigration also grew. By the s, immigrants began working in the mills, especially Irish and French Canadians. Bythe region accounted for well over a quarter of all manufacturing value in the country and over a third of its industrial workforce.
So too did anti-slavery politicians who wanted to limit the growth of slavery, such as John Quincy AdamsCharles Sumnerand John P.
When the anti-slavery Republican Party was formed in the s, all of New England, including areas that had previously been strongholds for both the Whig and the Democratic Parties, became strongly Republican.
New England remained solidly Republican until Catholics began to mobilize behind the Democrats, especially inand up until the Republican party realigned its politics in a shift known as the Southern strategy. This led to the end of "Yankee Republicanism" and began New England's relatively swift transition into a consistently Democratic stronghold.
The immigrants filled the ranks of factory workers, craftsmen and unskilled laborers. The Irish assumed a larger and larger role in the Democratic Party in the cities and statewide, while the rural areas remained Republican. Yankees left the farms, which never were highly productive; many headed west, while others became professionals and businessmen in the New England cities.
The Great Depression in the United States of the s hit the region hard, with high unemployment in the industrial cities. The Democrats appealed to factory workers and especially Catholics, pulling them into the New Deal coalition and making the once-Republican region into one that was closely divided.
However the enormous spending on munitions, ships, electronics, and uniforms during World War II caused a burst of prosperity in every sector. Fall foliage in the town of Stowe, Vermont The region lost most of its factories starting with the loss of textiles in the s and getting worse after The factory economy practically disappeared.
Like urban centers in the Rust Beltonce-bustling New England communities fell into economic decay following the flight of the region's industrial base. The textile mills one by one went out of business from the s to the s.
For example, the Crompton Company, after years in business, went bankrupt incosting the jobs of 2, workers in five states. The major reasons were cheap imports, the strong dollar, declining exports, and a failure to diversify.
Alexander King House in Suffield, Connecticut What remains is very high technology manufacturing, such as jet engines, nuclear submarines, pharmaceuticals, robotics, scientific instruments, and medical devices.
MIT the Massachusetts Institute of Technology invented the format for university-industry relations in high tech fields, and spawned many software and hardware firms, some of which grew rapidly. InNew England had two of the ten poorest cities by percentage living below the poverty line in the U.The East Coast/ West Coast hip-hop rivalry was a feud between Bad Boy Records and Death Row Records, and the artists and fans of each record label.
New York was the birthplace of hip-hop, but in the early s the West Coast started to become the epicenter of rap music, thanks in large part to Death Row Records' release of Dr.
Dre's . The big things: Attitude to life. To over-generalize, west coast is chill, east coast is fast paced. Walking speed. People in the Northeast especially walk super fast. Business culture. Showing up in dressed up mode is expected vs. casual=coo.
There's no other East Coast-West Coast rivalry that I know of. I propose renaming this article to that title for the sake of brevity. I propose renaming this . New England is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.
It is bordered by the state of New York to the west and by the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Quebec to the northeast and north, respectively. The Atlantic Ocean is to the east and southeast, and Long Island Sound is.
Two distinct styles of hip hop started to take shape and in a few short years, East Coast rap and West Coast rap would collide and develop an . Aug 12, · The East Coast is totally great. There are color-changing leaves and some frigid beaches, and the swamps of Florida are serene and -- oh, who are we kidding?!
It's incredibly painful to be.