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Recognizing the art of the labor movement

Each year, the organizers of the annual Labor Day parade and picnic in Wilmington award a poet with the Joe Hill Award, named in honor of the 20th century labor activist and songwriter. This year, Latino studies teacher and KPCC news source Irene Sanch...

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Women Tell Us Their Labor Stories Just In Time For… Labor Day

We're giving birth to a new column today — it's called LADYist. With our first edition coinciding with the Labor Day weekend, we thought, let's celebrate the other kind of labor: the miracle of birth.

We asked you for your stories, and, oh baby, did you deliver! More than 100 of you sent us your scary, funny, happy and harrowing tales of bringing life into the world.