Bennett Muraskin

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Bennett Muraskin is a staff representative for the Council of New Jersey State College Locals, AFT, AFL-CIO.

Jews in the Labor Movement: Past, Present and Future

by on October 2, 2016

Think of the greatest strikes in US labor history. Apart from the garment workers’ strikes in New York and Chicago before World War One, none come to mind in which Jews played a major role. But if you look a little closer, you will find Jews as the ferment for a great deal of radical labor activism.

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