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Paterson Silk Strike, May 19 1913

h/t: Jeffrey Perry

102 years ago, on May 19, 1913, Hubert Harrison spoke at a major rally for the Paterson Silk Strikers at the Botto House in Haledon, NJ. 247 more words

Labor And Worker Justice

May 18, 1928

William “Big Bill” Haywood – founding member of the Industrial Workers of the World, member of the Executive Committee of the Socialist Party of America, secretary of the Western Federation of Miners, and an advocate of industrial unionism – dies in the Soviet Union where he had fled after having been found guilty and sentenced to 20 years in prison under the Espionage Act of 1917.

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Books for a renewed American workers movement, 1 of 3: "The Blue Eagle at Work"

The Blue Eagle at Work: Reclaiming Democratic Rights in the American Workplace: Charles Morris, 2005.

If you’re like me, the first question you’ll have about this book is about the boring title. 2,820 more words

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Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School Goes IWW

The PFSJCS is located in Holyoke, MA.  For more information on their union, check out their blog!

Staff at the Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School will be holding a two-part community forum following their affiliation with the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) labor union, to be announced at the school’s Board meeting Monday night. 406 more words

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MA Charter school staff form union, announce their affiliation with the IWW!

http://pfsj-iww.blogspot.com/

Staff at the Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School, Holyoke, will be
holding a two-part community forum following their affiliation with the
Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) labor union, which was announced at… 417 more words

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