Today in Labor History – April 24th

Labor History April 24th

Mumia Abu Jamal, death row activist, journalist and former Black Panther, was born on this date. – 1954 The International Longshoremen’s and Warehousemen’s Union halted shipping on the West Coast in solidarity with Mumia Abu-Jamal, a Philadelphia journalist whom many believed was on death row because he was an outspoken African-American. – 1999 [click_to_tweet tweet=”An … Read more