Today in Labor History – October 11th

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The Miners’ National Association was founded in Youngstown, Ohio, with the goal of uniting all miners, regardless of skill or ethnicity, echoing the Knights of Labor and presaging the IWW.  – 1873

Nearly 1,500 plantation workers strike Olaa Sugar, on Hawaii’s Big Island – 1948

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