[Ebook] ↠ The Knights of Labor and the Haymarket Riot Author Bernadette Brexel – Horsebackridingwisconsin.us

The Knights of Labor and the Haymarket Riot Labor Unions Flourished For A Number Of Reasons Abysmal Working Conditions, A Lack Of Concern For Workers Safety, Low Pay And Nonexistent Benefits, And A 10 To 12 Hour Workday The Knights Of Labor, One Of The Strongest Unions, Focused On Achieving An Eight Hour Day After A Worker Was Killed At A Labor Rally, The Crowd Broke Out In Violence Firing Into The Crowd, The Police Killed Four Workers The Long Term Effect Of This Riot Was Widespread Fear Of Unionism And A Delay In The Acceptance Of The Eight Hour Day.

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