Unf*cking Flashback: Labor Unions.

From Pullman to Kellogg’s. Labor’s long, hard road.

We're re-releasing our Labor Union episode in honor of Labor Day. For Unf*ckers outside of the United States, this is the day government set aside as a token of appreciation to the labor movement for eight hour days, weekends, anti-child labor laws, protection from discrimination and more. (In reality, it was a consolation prize after Grover Cleveland jailed Eugene Debs and sent federal troops to beat the shit out of Pullman railcar workers on strike.) We celebrate this glorious day by giving members of the PMC a holiday to shop at stores run by the working poor.

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Kellogg's Strikers holding signs. Main sign in focus is Tony the Tiger saying 'I'm Greedy.'

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