A rest from labor

On Monday, Sept. 7, America will mark Labor Day, a federally-recognized holiday.

Labor Day was established in the late 19th century to honor and recognize the American labor movement as well as the contributions of laborers in the United States. 

While labor in America looks much different than it did when Labor Day was first suggested, today’s workers have as much to celebrate as their ancestors. Many fewer Amercians work in factories . . .

You have reached content available exclusively to Keizertimes digital subscribers.

Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.

Already a subscriber? Login here.