On Labor Day, remembering the Ludlow Massacre

This being Labor Day and all, might we suggest taking a half hour to acknowledge why we have labor laws protecting workers in the United States.

Part of it is due to the people — including women and children — who died for standing up for them.

Related: ‘Killing for Coal: America’s Deadliest Labor War’ (MPR News)

More labor: Automation on the industrial frontier (Minnesota Brown)