Category: Heroes

Mother Jones at the Colorado Labor Wars

Mary Harris “Mother” Jones fought to bring a decent life to American workers’ families. In this pursuit she traveled the country, North and South, East and West. In 1903, the United Mine Workers’ (UMW) executive board asked her to check …

Past Fighters for Democracy Give Hope for Today

!http://theparagraph.com/files/pics/Mother_Jones_1902-11-04.jpg(Mother Jones)!:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Harris_Jones The days after the winter solstice, when the once-receding sun has turned and begun its walk back towards the people of the North, have for ages been marked by holidays and rising hopes.[1] Now, as we go through…