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Edward Padgett
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Today in Labor History
February 19  --   Union Communications Services, Inc. American Federation of Labor issues a charter to its new Railroad Employees Department - 1909 A few weeks after workers ask for a 25¢ hourly wage, the Philadelphia Rapid Transit (streetcar) Co. fires 173...

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Help Wanted
Press operator position The Delta Democrat Times (Greenville, MS) has a Full time position running a six unit Goss Urbanite press. Mostly day shift with Saturday evening Must have experience running press and all maintenance of the press Please send resume ...

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Today in Labor History
February 17  --   Union Communications Services, Inc. Sixty-three sit-down strikers, demanding recognition of their union, are tear-gassed and driven from two Fansteel Metallurgical Corp. plants in Chicago. Two years later the U.S. Supreme Court declared si...

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Thursday Morning in the Blogosphere
Los Angeles Times press room apprentice class  History of American newspapers - Wikipedia ‘People get mad at the newspaper all the time’ - Nondoc School newspapers hanging by a thread - The Star Beacon Newspapers Will Pay For Anything Besides Journalism - F...

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Quotes About Misattributed Mark Twain
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”  ―  Mark Twain

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Today in Labor History
February 16  --   Union Communications Services, Inc. Leonora O’Reilly was born in New York. The daughter of Irish immigrants, she began working in a factory at 11, joined the Knights of Labor at 16, and was a volunteer investigator of the Triangle Shirtwai...

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Can You Trust The Press?
Published on Oct 3, 2016 Is the press trustworthy? Can we believe what reporters and journalists tell us? Judith Miller, Pulitzer Prize-winning former reporter for the New York Times, explains why Americans' trust in the news media has fallen, and why that ...

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Wednesday Afternoon in the Blogosphere
A common theme around the globe, unsold newspapers  Union-Tribune lays off journalists - San Diego Reader Editorial: The Force is Still Strong - Editor and Publisher The next generation of news experience - Editors Weblog Man killed in uptown Charlotte was ...

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Today in Labor History
February 15  --   Union Communications Services, Inc. Susan B. Anthony, suffragist, abolitionist, labor activist, born in Adams, Mass. "Join the union, girls, and together say: Equal Pay for Equal Work." - 1820 U.S. legislators pass the Civil Works Emergenc...

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Pressroom Supervisor at Los Angeles Times
Pressroom Supervisor (Downtown LA) The Pressroom Supervisor is responsible for and maintains efficient operation of the pressroom and plateroom. · Supervises daily schedule of press runs to meet edition deadlines. Make up and alternates crews to cover daily...
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