The American Labor Studies Center is now offering dvd’s of Don’t Iron While the Strike Is Hot!, the musical about Kate Mullany and the Troy Collar Laundry Workers Union 1864 strike. Download the order form here, and also check out the review of the production by Liza Frenette, of New York State United Teachers here.
The Work History News is out, featuring updates on the NYLHA panel “The Attack on Public Workers,” the New York City Labor Film Club, the Lemlich Awards Ceremony, and Paul Washington’s talk on Morris Schappes. Download your copy here!
This fascinating speech was written by Richard Steier, editor-in-chief of the Chief-Leader, on public sector unionism, the subject of NYLHA’s May conference.