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Sat Jun 11, 2016, 06:41 PM

6-11-16 The Death of an Icon in 2:00


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June 11, 2016
On this day in Labor History the year was 1969. That was the day that labor leader John L. Lewis died. Born to a Welsh-American Coal mining family in Iowa, Lewis became the leading champion of industrial unionism in the 1930s.

2:00 minute audio at link.

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