Today in Peace and Justice history on May 30, 1937

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1000 striking steel workers (and members of their families), on their way to picket at the Republic Steel plant in south Chicago where they were organizing a union, were stopped by the Chicago Police. In what became known as the “Memorial Day Massacre,” continued http://www.peacebuttons.info/E-News/thisweek.htm#may2301937

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