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Sloan Museum Celebrates 75th Anniversary of Sit-Down Strike
Sloan Museum Celebrates 75th Anniversary of Sit-Down Strike
This week marks the 75th anniversary of the Sit-Down Strike in Flint. In late December of 1936, workers at Fisher Body #1 became part of what has been called the most significant strike in American labor history. These workers were fighting for recognition of their union, the United Auto Workers, and to keep their jobs from going to non-union workers. The strike lasted 44 days and the workers

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