Friday, March 25, 2011

Thud! Dead, Thud! Dead, Thud! Dead....

March 25, 1911 at 4:45 PM 146 women and girls lost their lives because there were no laws for work place safety and no union rights to fight for them. The owners who locked the exit doors were acquitted of any wrong doing and eventually paid $75 per victim in compensation, $10,950 total.


More information here.

And The Rude Pundit explains if you still don't get it. SFW


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