The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire 100 Years Later - Why Organized Labor Remains Relevant (Even if in Need of Reform)


Tomorrow, March 25th, marks the 100th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. I have provided links that give reports, historical overviews, and narrative accounts of this event. It is relevant, and eminently noteworthy, that the owners of Triangle Shirtwaist are viewed in a modern context as having run a “sweatshop”. …