Chris (conjurdude) wrote,
Chris
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more food for thought...

In honor of Labor Day, treehugger.com ran a quote from Samuel Gompers, one of the big (and somewhat silly-sounding) names of the Labor movement. I thought it was worth sharing.
What does labor want? We want more schoolhouses and less jails; more books and less arsenals; more learning and less vice; more leisure and less greed; more justice and less revenge; in fact, more of the opportunities to cultivate our better natures, to make manhood more noble, womanhood more beautiful, and childhood more happy and bright.
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