Today in Labor History December 15th

Labor History December 15th
Clinton Jencks on the picket line

A protest by 500 women in Kansas that began earlier in the week, organized in support of striking mine workers and against new anti-labor legislation that forced unions into arbitration and outlawed strikes in the state, swelled to 4,000, stretching a mile long. The women, dubbed the “Amazon Army” by the New York Times, disbanded … Read more