Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Today in Labor History

April 24
The International Longshoremen’s and Warehousemen’s Union halts shipping on the West Coast in solidarity with Mumia Abu-Jamal, a Philadelphia journalist whom many believed was on death row because he was an outspoken African-American - 1999

SOURCE: Union Communications Services, Inc.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Ed you forgot to write that Mumia abu-Jamal put a bullet in the head of a cop at point blank range ...not because he's a black journalist...tell the entire story