Labor in the News in Rhode Island

 

click on image to the left to see the Journal and then jump to RILHS member Scott Molloy’s essay about the strike.

click on image to the right  to see a larger image of The Labor Advocate and then jump to a contemporary newspaper article in the Tribune about Socialism in Rhode Island

click on image to the left to read the article and then jump to RILHS member Paul Buhle’s essay about the textile strike of 1922.

click on image to the right  to read the Journal account of the death Council 94 member Wilma Schesler, killed while picketing.

click on image to the left to read about teacher strikes of the early 1950’s.

click on image to the left to read the Journal’s account of Council 94’s threat to strike statewide.

click on image to the right read about the jailing of Warwick teachers in 1992

click on image to the left to see the Journal’s story about the anti-union efforts nationwide.