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04.19.2011 | | Posted at 07:38 AM

The Wisconsin Labor History Society re-enacts a tragic event along the road to the eight-hour workday.

By Russ Bickerstaff
There’s been a bit of a glitch in Madison with the installation of Generic bureaucrat template A with the right-wing supply-side option. Like all supply-side models, he’s a bit twitchy. There have been demonstrations. We’re going to have to replace him pretty soon. Due to the inner workings of the machine, we can’t pull him out of Madison for another year or so. In the meantime, in the i...
Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009

Laborers with an iron will

Seated in an ergonomic chair in a comfortable, temperature-controlled office in the cozy embrace of today’s regulations from the U.S. Department of Labor, it’s easy to lose sight of just how bad our forebears had it. Here in Milwaukee, where industry was king...