Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Remembering Mother Jones in Coal Country

"White-haired, matronly, and fiercely socialist, Mary Harris "Mother" Jones helped turn the fledgling United Mine Workers (UMW) into the nation's most powerful labor union. "Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living," her famous battle cry, was both a salve and a call to arms."

READ the article at Mother Jones.

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