Today in Labor History – February 13th

Labor History February 13th

Mary Harris “Mother” Jones Boston Latin School was opened, the first public school in the United States.  – 1635 A flour Riot occurred in New York City. 6,000 New Yorkers attending a “bread, meat, rent, and fuel” meeting in Chatham Square assaulted local flour merchants who they claimed were hoarding flour in order to drive … Read more

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