Bread & Roses Strike Centennial Commemoration Video

Bread & Roses Strike Centennial Commemoration Video

Jacqueline Cooke, Region 1 Administrator, Women's Bureau, United States Department of Labor

Jacqueline Cooke, Region 1 Administrator, Women's Bureau, United States Department of Labor speaking at the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Lawrence History Center's "Short Pay! All Out!"

Barry Finegold, State Senator, Second Essex and Middlesex District

Barry Finegold, State Senator, Second Essex and Middlesex District speaking at the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Lawrence History Center's "Short Pay! All Out!"

Rocio Saenz, President, SEIU 615

Rocio Saenz, President, SEIU 615 speaking at the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Lawrence History Center's "Short Pay! All Out!".

Steven Tolman, President, MA AFL-CIO

Steven Tolman, President, MA AFL-CIO speaking at the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the Lawrence History Center's "Short Pay! All Out!".

Centennial Re-enactment and Exhibit Opening a "Striking" Success!

We had hundreds of people in Lawrence, Massachusetts commemorating the Bread & Roses Strike of 1912 exactly one hundred years ago to the date. We were honored to have guests including seemingly hundreds of Lawrence school children, Congresswoman Niki Tsongas, State Senator Barry Finegold, State Representatives Marcos Devers and David Torrisi, MA AFL-CIO President Steven Tolman, Women's Bureau of the U.S. Department of Labor director Jacqueline Cooke, SEIU 615 President Rocio Sanez.

San Francisco Commemorates the Bread & Roses Strike

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Centennial Event Added IN LONDON!

April-May 2012: Bread & Roses Film Festival

Trough some contacts in London, England we are proud to announce the following new event for our followers in Europe!

With funding support from Film London/British Film Institute, StudioSTRIKE, a London organization of artist studios hosting events, live music, talks & screenings will host a Bread & Roses Film Festival in April/May 2012. If you plan to be in London then, check the calendar before you go and catch a movie while you are there! We'll post the film schedule once we receive it!

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