Twelve were arrested in an attempted blockade of the first Trident submarine, the USS Ohio, entering the Hood Canal in Washington. In motorboats, sailboats and small handmade wooden vessels, the demonstrators were objecting to the presence of nuclear weapons in Seattle. . . continued > http://www.peacebuttons.info/E-News/thisweek.htm
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Today in Peace and Justice history on August 12, 1982
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There's one thing that both progressives and conservatives can agree on, and they can quote both FDR and Ronald Reagan on it.
And that is that, "The best welfare program is a job."
FDR extended the idea to say that when there are no jobs, the government should act as an employer of last resort.