WHAT IS LABOR DAY? | Episode 31 | Better Humanhood Podcast

While today Labor Day is often celebrated as the unofficial end of summer — the last day for beaches, vacation seasons and outdoor pools, and in some cases the last day of summer break for public school systems — its intended purpose is to celebrate the contribution of the labor force.


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Links:
NYT article on first Labor Day march

Oregon celebrates Labor Day

Congress declares a federal holiday

May Day Haymarket Riot

Department of Labor outlines Labor Day

AFL-CIO statement on Labor Day

JoshShear.com: The Origins of Labor Day


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