Today in Labor History

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August 31, 1991


More than 325,000 trade unionists and allies from around the country hold a demonstration in Washington, D.C., to call for national healthcare reform, a ban on striker replacements, and full freedom of association for workers around the world. The marchers also demanded civil rights, fair trade, workplace safety, and attention to the nation’s decaying cities and infrastructure.

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2 thoughts on “August 31, 1991

  1. As a new subscsriber, I’d like to suggest that you add source information for the graphics used.

  2. We need more grassroots demonstrations now, in 2014!! We should follow A. Phillip Randolf’s model and organize a Labor March on Washington 2015.

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