CFL News
April 04, 2012

Celebrate Labor History in May

On May 1, the Chicago Federation of Labor, Illinois Labor History Society and local unions will commemorate May Day at Chicago's Haymarket Monument.

Once again this year, the CFL, ILHS and other labor organizations will commemorate May Day as International Labor Day at the Haymarket Monument at Randolph and Des Plaines in Chicago.  There are additional events throughout the month of May sponsored by the ILHS to celebrate labor history in Chicago.

April 28
Jane Addams: Champion of Workers' Rights

May 1
May Day at the Haymarket Monument

May 12
Honoring the Pullman Porters on National Train Day

May 16
Studs Terkel Centennial Celebration

May 19
"This Land is Your Land", a centennial concert celebration of the legendary Woody Guthrie

May 26
Fighting for Workers' Rights Yesterday & Today

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