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Why You Should Know About Joe Hill and His Fight for Labor Rights

Joe Hill, a powerful songwriter and member of the Industrial Workers of the World, was executed without a fair trial in the early 1900s. This is his story.


The History of a Movement: 10 Labor Day Books to Read Now

The history of the labor movement in the U.S. was as controversial as it was complex. These ten Labor Day books illuminate the struggles within.


Smiling Through It: 5 Odd Political Bedfellows

With the release of Jeffery Frank's Ike and Dick, we follow history's footsteps to discover other relationships defined more by circumstances than by choice. For throughout American history, unlikely pairs of all stripes have joined hands, and their squabbles, compromises and collaborations make for some colorful tales. Here are five tales of odd political unions that have made history.