Today is Labor Day
The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated on Tuesday, September 5, 1882, in New York City.
Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country
You can read about the history of Labor Day here
Speaking of labor… I believe yours was a blog I was reading about slavery on… If not, I apologize for the off topic.
The Philadelphia Inquirer had a cover story this weekend about Brazil and its problems with new slavery – semantics.
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