Uprising of the 20,000
This Week's Quiz: The 1909 New York labor strike known as the “Uprising of the 20,000” involved what type of workforce? Miners; longshoremen; garment workers; teamsters; ironworkers. Click here and you could be next week's winner of a labor-themed prize!
Previous Quiz: As of 2014, 24.6% percent of the employees in the state of New York were union members. Source: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. Congrats to Hugo Lopez of OPEIU Local 2, Kensington, MD, this week's quiz winner!