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Tag: Labor History

International Workers Day

History of International Workers’ Day

On May 4th, 1886, one hundred and thirty-two years ago, the event took place in Haymarket Square in Chicago that started what is called the Haymarket affair and ultimately lead to the creation of International Workers Day. The… Read More

Radical Movie Night!

Join us at Last Word Books for Radical Movie Night!  We will be watching Matewan. “A labor union organizer comes to an embattled mining community brutally and violently dominated and harassed by the mining company.”

Olympia IWW orientation

This is an orientation to the IWW and the Olympia Branch.  Non-members are welcome! If you have any questions contact the Branch Secretary at secretary@OlympiaIWW.com

Washington State History Museum Trip

Join local wobblies to visit the Industrial Workers of the World exhibit at the Washington State history museum. Admission is free the third Thursday. We will be car pooling to Tacoma from Olympia at 4pm on January 18th…. Read More