March on DC – It’s not to late to join in
  50 years ago, 300,000 people marched on DC to call for “Jobs and Freedom”  The march, organized by Civil
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Today in Labor History – August 23rd
The U.S. Commission on Industrial Relations is formed by Congress, during a period of great labor and social unrest. After
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Today in Labor History – August 22nd
  Five flight attendants form the Air Line Stewardesses Association, the first labor union representing flight attendants. They were reacting
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Labor Speaks – Voices of the Working Class
As it has over the decades, the union movement stands for the fundamental moral values that make America strong: quality
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Today in Labor History – August 21st
    Slave revolt led by Nat Turner begins in Southampton County, Va. – 1831      
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Today in Labor History – August 20th
  The Great Fire of 1910, a wildfire that consumed about 3 million acres in Washington, Idaho and Montana—an area
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I Need Your Help
I kicked off this website quickly after a few friends on Facebook told me how much they enjoyed the daily
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Labor Movie Night
Sylvester Stallone stars in this hard-hitting, boldly ambitious drama that powerfully reveals a significant slice of American history. As union
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Labor Speaks – Voices of the Working Class
      “What does Labor want? We want more schoolhouses and less jails; more books and less arsenals; more
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Today in Labor History – August 19th
  First edition of IWW Little Red Song Book published – 1909 Some 2,000 United Railroads streetcar service workers and
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