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  •  She was an organizer and activistt. (2+ / 0-)
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    JayRaye, oldpotsmuggler

    Mary Harris Jones

    In 1902 she was called "the most dangerous woman in America" for her success in organizing mine workers and their families against the mine owners
    She worked a lot for the United Mine Workers, organized may strikes, and believed in the concept of a living wage.

    The most un-convincable man is the one whose paycheck depends on remaining unconvinced. -- H. L. Mencken

    by kharma on Thu Apr 17, 2014 at 11:21:57 AM PDT

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