Today in Labor History: December 30; Cool Labor Site

Today in Labor History: December 302013.12.30—history-steunenberg-assassination
Idaho Gov. Frank Steunenberg, who had brutally suppressed the state’s miners, is killed by an assassin’s bomb. Legendary Western Federation of Miners and IWW leader William “Big Bill” Haywood and two other men were put on trial for the death but were ultimately declared innocent – 1905
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