A Treasure Trove of Fiery Jewish Labor Activists You May Not Have Heard Of

Rose Schneiderman

Rose Schneiderman

The directory of Jewish female labor activists is endless, from the better-known to the nearly invisible.

Many of these women are unknown outside of academic circles, their letters and speeches languishing in dusty academic archives. Ahead of this Labor Day, here is a list of Jewish female labor activists you never knew, or never knew were Jewish, or never knew said that, or never knew did that.

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