A Resistance on Labor Day in Los Angeles, CA
Labor Day Parade, Los Angeles
Sep 4th, 2017 by Bill Floyd

LABOR DAY in L.A., San Pedro, Real Celebration by 100’s of UNIONS representing hundreds of thousands of Workers in Los Angeles, CA.

LABOR DAY started with the Killing of a Worker. We worked 16 hour days, 6 or 7 days a week. Pregnant girls, and Union organizers were quickly fired. Bernie to Young Interviewer “Alone you can’t negotiate your own pay. With 25 fellow workers, you can negotiate Collectively.”  Jimmy Dore Show, with Stef Zambrano, & Ron Placone @ronplacone.

Labor Day Celebrates 8 hr day, 5 day week
Sep 3rd, 2017 by Bill Floyd

WALMART Workers Need Food Stamps, Public health services =Taxes. Oh, Walmart pays little, or no Taxes.  Their Profits are Sky Rocketing. But the middle class pays for their Workers.  Jimmy Dore Show, with Stef Zamorano, @miserablelib, and Ron Placone @ronplacone

MEANING of Labor Day in the U.S.A.

LABOR DAY – Celebrates Sacrifices of Unions for 8 hr day, 5 day week. Unemployment Insurance.  Social Security.  Women’s Vote.  Civil Rights. Now Labor Day is Hot Dogs and Football, Annual Swim, and XscapeTV  – Why hasn’t Walmart been Unionized?  Jimmy Dore Show, with Ron Placone @ronplacone and Stef Zamorano @MISERABLELIB

Labor Day History / Herstory – “The INHERITANCE” – Birth of Amalgamated Clothing Workers (before I.L.G.W.U.). Women Weaver Unions, Immigrant Needle & Thread Unions, Hat makers. Also Child labor, dreams postponed, diphtheria, tuberculosis and death.

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