Our labor struggles have a rich history

Mine Wars 2 Web Our labor struggles have a rich history

With the recent observance of Labor Day, it is a good time to look back on the history of our labor struggles — including a key confrontation that occurred in my home state 100 years ago. As the Industrial Revolution snowballed, millions of working folks left farms and took urban factory jobs to support their […]

FFRF salutes Hispanic Heritage Month

jessicaalba FFRF salutes Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, below are highlights of the many distinguished Hispanic individuals, past and present, who have made known their dissent from religion. For more information, see FFRF’s Freethought of the Day series. Jessica Alba Actress Jessica Alba, whose California-born paternal grandparents were both children of Mexican immigrants, was raised Catholic. She […]