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Labor Day: The Provocative Truth (A Graphic Explainer From Subscript Law)


Labor Day: The Provocative Truth (A Graphic Explainer From Subscript Law)

With journalists in mind, Subscript Law released a graphic of the history of Labor Day to enhance other coverage of the holiday.

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MONTCLAIR, N.J., Aug. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The infographic covers:

  • Where employee health benefits come from.
  • The Socialist connections of the Labor movement.
  • Impact of Supreme Court decisions on the labor movement.
  • The reality of the first Labor Day as a coordinated worker strike.
  • Its connections to income inequality.
  • How and why Unions have lost power over the last 40-50 years.

With cited sources and an engaging visual style, the infographic aims to help journalists, bloggers, and influencers cover the holiday with clarity and accuracy, while reducing their workload.

For additional background, see the original article, "A Chronicle of Union Power and Employment Rights." The article may be reposted in full or quoted with proper citation.

About Subscript Law: Subscript Law is a non-profit organization that provides legal explainer graphics and content to journalists, legal professionals, and educators to make their jobs easier. Subscript Law was founded by Mariam Morshedi, a successful civil rights lawyer who left a career in law to start the organization. Subscript Law has been featured on NPR and SCOTUSBlog among others.

Press Contacts:
Mariam Morshedi, CEO
Subscript Law

Zach Hunter, CMO            
Subscript Law


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