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saltpoint Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-03-07 09:00 AM
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6. Great post, rurallib. I like the emphasis on these folks today. We can't
rely on the media to properly honor the spirit of this holiday.
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  -Who are or were the great Labor leaders? rurallib  Sep-03-07 08:47 AM   #0 
  - Can I add Robert LaFollette's name?  Old Crusoe   Sep-03-07 08:52 AM   #1 
  - Good choice!  rurallib   Sep-03-07 08:58 AM   #4 
  - Great post, rurallib. I like the emphasis on these folks today. We can't  Old Crusoe   Sep-03-07 09:00 AM   #6 
  - Definitely include Fighting Bob  Cirque du So-What   Sep-03-07 09:24 AM   #16 
     - That is great, Cirque du So-What. LaFollette was the true thing, right there  Old Crusoe   Sep-03-07 09:31 AM   #17 
  - Cesar Chavez. n/t  H2O Man   Sep-03-07 08:54 AM   #2 
  - The teaching of labor history is definitely neglected  Cirque du So-What   Sep-03-07 08:57 AM   #3 
  - Just about every leader in the CIO pushed for equal rights for minorities - and in the  papau   Sep-03-07 08:59 AM   #5 
  - The great Joe Bierne  Gman   Sep-03-07 09:00 AM   #7 
  - I'd like to recognize the followers as well as the leaders  cosmik debris   Sep-03-07 09:02 AM   #8 
  - Harry Van Arsdale  billyoc   Sep-03-07 09:05 AM   #9 
  - Todays it's the shop stewards, the members, the local president  MethuenProgressive   Sep-03-07 09:09 AM   #10 
  - Excellent point  rurallib   Sep-03-07 09:37 PM   #20 
  - This website has a ton of them listed  BeatleBoot   Sep-03-07 09:10 AM   #11 
  - Bonior - very interesting  rurallib   Sep-03-07 09:36 PM   #19 
  - Albert Parsons Father of the Eight Hour Day  cosmik debris   Sep-03-07 09:13 AM   #12 
  - reuther gets 10/10 from Michael Parenti - that's good enough for me  TOJ   Sep-03-07 09:17 AM   #13 
  - My Grandpa  GreenEyedLefty   Sep-03-07 09:17 AM   #14 
  - In one and only one instance...  Bluzmann57   Sep-03-07 09:17 AM   #15 
  - Kick for Labor Day!  cosmik debris   Sep-03-07 10:04 AM   #18 
  - The exchange with rurallib and Cirque-du-So-What upthread prompts me  Old Crusoe   Sep-03-07 09:39 PM   #21 
  - Joe Hill  ProudDad   Sep-04-07 02:33 AM   #22 
  - Here's one that sounded pretty cool...  Forkboy   Sep-04-07 07:40 AM   #23 
  - Aw  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Sep-04-07 02:34 PM   #26 
     - That's cool. I liked this part...  Forkboy   Sep-05-07 10:07 AM   #28 
  - Lots of good choices  Debs   Sep-04-07 01:02 PM   #24 
  - Jimmy Hoffa was infamous, not great.  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Sep-04-07 02:19 PM   #25 
  - I completely agree  Debs   Sep-05-07 01:51 AM   #27 
  - James Connolly  murdoch   Sep-05-07 12:03 PM   #29 
  - Don't forget Cesar!  Steve_in_California   Sep-05-07 12:05 PM   #30 
     - Yes, Cesar Chavez was a great labor leader  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Sep-06-07 11:05 AM   #31 
 

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