Strong was employed by the New York Evening Post to report on the bloody massacre and the armed guards hired by Everett mill owners to keep the IWW out of town.
The Labor Council for Latin American Advancement launched a national campaign aimed at educating Latinos on the importance of voting.
"We need to increase investments in our infrastructure and focus on the areas that will truly help create jobs and support our economy."
Originally known as"German Day," the holiday was celebrated for the first time in Philadelphia in 1883.
While the U.S. Supreme Court's worker rulings apply nationwide, they rejects most cases brought to them; that leaves worker rights in the hands of the appeals court judges.
The organization that led the drive to force organized labor to oppose the Iraq War, is calling on unionists to back the proposed agreement that curbs Iran's nuclear development program.
Trumka released a statement in response to Gov. Walker's upcoming announcement that he is running for president of the U.S.
Keep up the good work by thanking those in Congress who stood with working families on trade by voting no on both parts of the Fast Track bill.
Attendees will rally to defend the right to vote and to support a restoration of the Voting Rights Act.
"The voices of everyone working to ensure future trade deals safeguard workers and the environment have been heard."