The death toll is estimated at perhaps as many as 750,000, out of a total U.S. population of only 30 million at the time.
Chuy asked the people in LA to join him in making history with this groundbreaking campaign.
Emanuel "took money from these schools and gave it to elite private schools founded by big campaign contributors," Garcia charges.
The meeting's theme was "Support City Officials Who Fight for Equality, a Living Wage and Against Racism."
Hundreds of working people crowded a union hall here Mar. 14 and cheered calls for action to end the nation's debt crisis.
What do you get when you mix Motown music and activism? Answer: The St. Louis Workers' Education Society.
One of Chicago's most influential labor groups took a stand Sunday in support of the candidacy of Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.
"Keep the solidarity movement going in the fight to lift the blockade. Please extend our deepest gratitude to all."
The global theme of this year's Mar. 7 annual International Women's Day event was "A Living Wage for Mothers and All Caregivers."
"As the first elected on the Working Families Party, I support the Women's Economic Agenda and the Everybody Benefits Coalition."