Daily Archives: February 10, 2014

Labor History

February 11 Five hundred Japanese and 200 Mexican laborers unite to fight the labor contractor responsible for hiring at the American Beet Sugar Co. in Oxnard, Calif. They ultimately win higher wages and the right to shop at stores not … Continue reading

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The movement that sings for freedom

The movement that sings for freedom By Peter Rachleff, Conversations Between the Past and the Present February 09, 2014 Proponents of progressive political change lost two vital contributors this past month. Amiri Baraka and Pete Seeger shared an important understanding … Continue reading

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