Today in Labor History June 5th

Labor History June 5th
GM on Strike

Sixty-Seven anarchists were arrested and set up for deportation in the wake of a bomb explosion, marking the beginning of the infamous “Palmer raids” that ultimately led to the deportations and imprisonment of thousands of union members, communists, and anarchists. – 1919 Thirty-five members of the Teamsters, concerned about the infiltration of organized crime in … Read more