Today in Labor History

Labor history is OUR history

February 4, 1869

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William “Big Bill” Haywood was born. Haywood was a leader of the Western Federation of Miners, a founding member of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), and an advocate of industrial unionism. “Labor produces all wealth; all wealth belongs to the producer thereof.”

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