Today in Labor History – January 6th

Labor History january 6th

Author-poet Carl Sandburg was born on this date in Galesburg, Illinois. Sandburg worked as a labor organizer, published in the International Socialist Review, and later worked for the Chicago Daily News. The Feds accused him of being a Bolshevik sympathizer when he was actually just a working-class sympathizer. Sandburg died on July 22, 1967. – … Read more

Today in Labor History – January 6th

Labor History january 6th

Author-poet Carl Sandburg was born on this date in Galesburg, Illinois. Sandburg worked as a labor organizer, published in the International Socialist Review, and later worker for the Chicago Daily News. The Feds accused him of being a Bolshevik sympathizer, when he was actually just a working class sympathizer. Sandburg died on July 22, 1967. … Read more