Today in Labor History – February 27th

Labor History February 27th
Eugene V Debs

[bctt tweet=”Legendary labor leader and socialist presidential candidate Eugene V. Debs became a charter member and secretary of the Vigo Lodge, Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen.” username=”VoicesOfLabor”] Five years later he was leading the national union and in 1893 helped found the nation’s first industrial union, the American Railway Union. – 1875 John Steinbeck was born … Read more

Today in Labor History – February 27th

Labor History February 27th
Eugene V Debs

Eugene V Debs Legendary labor leader and socialist presidential candidate Eugene V. Debs became a charter member and secretary of the Vigo Lodge, Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen. Five years later he was leading the national union and in 1893 helped found the nation’s first industrial union, the American Railway Union. – 1875 John Steinbeck was … Read more