Stories tagged: general strike
Tue., Feb. 26, 2019
100 years ago in Spokane: With a foot of snow on the ground, officials ask public for help to get flu nurses to new patients
An uptick in new flu cases had residents worried that the the Spanish flu epidemic had not run its course.
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019
Last-minute attempts to avoid a general strike in Seattle failed, and the city was bracing for the worst.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019
The Puget Sound area was bracing for the biggest labor crisis in its history: a general strike.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017
Organizers of A Day Without A Woman say it’s goal is to call attention to critical roles of women in the workplace.