Today in Labor History – August 9th

The Knights of Labor went on strike at the New York Central railroad, ultimately to be defeated by scabbing. – 1890 Nine men and one woman, custodians who saw the need to gain protections for themselves and other classified employees,  met in Oakland, Calif. to form what was to become the 230,000-member California School Employees Association, representing […]

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