We Remember Rally

“We Remember” Rally 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s death “We Remember”  We will bear witness -- commemorating King's legacy and vision. We will join in an urgent, common bond to act together- now and in the future- for a living wage, for ALL people to have quality affordable health care, for strong fully funded public … Continue reading We Remember Rally

Labor Day: a History of Racial Injustice

Labor Day was created at the exclusion of black workers. It was established in 1894 by President Grover Cleveland to honor and appease dissatisfied [white] railroad workers. Blacks were prohibited from joining the railroad worker’s union.  Excluded from the right to even fight for fair work and wages, the Pullman porters formed their own union. … Continue reading Labor Day: a History of Racial Injustice