Archive : July 2016

Seattle Streetcar Strike

In November 1903, traffic came to a halt when members of the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees of America walked off the job over wages and over5me pay....

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Why Is This Story Important?

February 6, 2019, marks the 100th anniversary of the Seattle General Strike, the first such worker protest in U.S. history and the culmination of more than two decades of regional labor strife. No film historian has put this story together into a single program. The centennial offers a timely ...

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