Febuary 6th at 10 am some 60,000 workers left their jobs to praticipate in the strike which was well organized
Boston Police Strike
September 1919. boston police officers had recently formed a union to seek better pay and working conditions. 75% of the poilice officers went on strike.
Steal Strike of 1919
Two weeks after the boston stike some 365000 workers in western PA many of them immigrants walked off the job this began the strike, the strikers were demanding recognition of their union and portesting low wages and long working hours
United Workers Strike
Miners protested continured endorcement of wartime conracts that keptthe workers pay fixed at 1917 rates despite the increases in consumer prices. they demanded a 50 % raise and a 5 day work week 6 hours a day.
This was a period of time when anticommunist hysteria during the 1919 and 1920.
Palmers most dramatic action was a series of raids to capture alleged radicals.
John L. Lewis
He organized a strike in the year 1919
A. Mitchell Palmer
He was an attorney general. He was responsible for all the raids
He was a shoe maker. He was and anarchaist. He was also charged with murder.
He peddled fish from a fishcart and he was charged with murder for a paymaster and a guard during the robbery.
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