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Saturday, June 3 • 1:15pm - 3:15pm
Lessons of the Fighting Labor Movement: The Fight for the Eight Hour Day

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This workshop will look at the lessons of the labor movement's fight for rights during the Gilded Age. It will cover the Knights of Labor, the Haymarket Martyrs and the rise of the American Federation of Labor. It will examine the role of immigrant workers and women in these battles and draw lessons for the unions and workers today.


Mark Emanatian

Senior Field Coordinator, Capital District Area Labor Federation

Saturday June 3, 2017 1:15pm - 3:15pm EDT
Shaker Room

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