Today in Labor History – December 16th

Labor History December 16th
Striking Willmar, Minnesota Bank Tellers

Striking Willmar, Minnesota Bank Tellers The National Civic Federation was formed by business and labor leaders, most prominently AFL president Sam Gompers, as a vehicle to resolve conflicts between management and labor. Not all unionists agreed with the alliance. The group turned increasingly conservative and labor withdrew after Gompers’ 1924 death. – 1900 New York … Read more