Daily Archives: April 25, 2013

THERE IS STILL TIME TO REGISTER FOR THE 2013 LABOR SHORT COURSE!

    62nd Annual Labor Short Course – registration deadline approaching Download Flyer (pdf) Don’t miss this opportunity to build the leadership necessary to strengthen your union for the future. This week-long program is packed with sessions designed to introduce newer activists to key … Continue reading

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Workers Memorial Day

Making a Killing Texas Style   Making a Killing, Texas-style By Mike Konopacki and Kathy Wilkes The recent bombing in Boston that killed three people was quickly branded “terrorism.” If convicted, the 19-year-old suspect could face the death penalty under … Continue reading

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Today’s Labor History April 25

The New York Times declares the struggle for an 8-hour workday to be “un-American” and calls public demonstrations for the shorter hours “labor disturbances brought about by foreigners.” Other publications declare that an eight-hour workday day would bring about “loafing … Continue reading

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