Today in Labor History – March 24th

Labor History March 24th
New York City Subway

The New York subway workers would go on to found the TWU (Transport Workers Union) in 1934. The TWU established a reputation for left-wing politics and was one of the first unions to join the CIO. – 1900 7,500 hotel workers and members of HERE (Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees International Union), Local 5 ended … Read more