Cry for "Bread & Roses" Still Resonates
100 Years After the Lawrence Strike
Date Written: 11/01/2012
Year Published: 2012
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX14034
When worker solidarity prevailed over corporate power in the icy streets of Lawrence a century ago, it made the promise of a better life real for many. The Bread and Roses strike became a consciousness-raising experience, not only for textile workers and their families, but the nation as a whole.