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    ~~~~~~~Today in Her-Story~~~~~~~

    School teacher, dressmaker, labor and community organizer, child labor advocate, co-founder of the Industrial Workers of the World and "the most dangerous woman in America", Mary Harris "Mother" Jones died on this day in 1930 (yesterday)
     
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    Thank God she croaked.
     
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    Good riddance to bad rubbish.
     
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    She was old in 1930, odds were she wouldn't have lived too much longer than she did.

    Meanwhile, I celebrate that she LIVED.
     
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    She advocated child labor?

    What a rotten XXXX
     
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    A strong American who wasnt afraid to fight for the little guy.
     
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    My first reaction when I came into this thread was "good". But thinking more about it I wonder if, like most things that politics touches, she was turned into a bastardization of what she originally intended.

    Things that started off good but were tainted by politics, greed, and corruption:
    N.O.W.
    N.C.L.U.
    Unions
    Nobel Peace Prize
    N.A.A.C.P.
    The Tea Party

    and perhaps Mother Jones.
     
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    My first reaction when I saw you responded to the thread: "Another flame" :rolleyes:

    Thanks for proving me wrong.

    Still, I don't think she was "tainted by politics, greed, and corruption" at all.
     
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    I love the demeaning thread title.

    Cuz barb is all about women.
     

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