Labor Issues

*Woodrow Wilson*

06/17/2015 — "The working people of America are, of course, the backbone of the nation."

*Abraham Lincoln*

08/19/2015 — "If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates labor, he is a liar. If any man tells you he trusts America, yet fears labor, he is a fool."

*Abraham Lincoln*

10/20/2015 — "All that serves labor serves the nation. All that harms is treason. If a man tells you he trusts America, yet fears labor, he is a fool. There is no America without labor, and to fleece the one is to rob the other."

*Wendell Phillips*

10/20/2015 — "The labor movement means just this: It is the last noble protest of the American people against the power of incorporated wealth."

*John F. Kenedy*

10/26/2015 — "Our labor unions are not narrow, self-seeking groups. They have raised wages, shortened hours and provided benefits. Through collective bargaining and grievance procedures, unions have brought justice and democracy to the working place."

*Martin Luther King Jr.*

11/18/2015 — "The Labor Movement was the principal force that transformed misery and despair into hope and progress."

*Martin Luther King Jr.*

11/18/2015 — "I never intend to adjust myself to economic conditions that will take necessities from the many to give luxuries to the few."

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