The TFW issue is a deep and multilayered subject. It runs the width of the spectrum. From TFW to newly arrived immigrants there are many levels to entering the Canadian workforce and society. 104 more words
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Today Is the Centennial Anniversary of the Ludlow Massacre, One of the Pivotal Events in U.S. Labor History
What follows is taken from the United Mine Workers website.
The Ludlow Massacre
The date April 20, 1914 will forever be a day of infamy for American workers. 432 more words
April 20th, 2014, is the 100th anniversary of the Ludlow massacre, which historian Wallace Stegenr described as “One of the bleakest and blackest episodes of American labor history.” The massacre claimed the lives of between 19 and 26 people, two of whom were women and 11 of whom were children who were burned/asphyxiated when the Colorado National Guard set fire to a tent that was over the man made cave where they had sought shelter. 217 more words