Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)

  • American


The Industrial Workers of the World is a worker-led union dedicated to direct action, workplace democracy, and industrial unionism. - IWW


Timeline

Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1915/12/00 In the first week of December, Julian Hawthorne contributes a couple of articles to the Los Angles Herald about the trial of Matthew Schmidt, a Wobblie who spent 5 years on the lam after being implicated in the Los Angels Times bombing. Suspects Dynamiting of the Los Angles Times building
1917/12/17 As labor radicals threaten Gov Stephens with violence, a dynamite bomb explodes at the Governor's Mansion. Although Stephens is not injured, the kitchen suffers considerable damage. Radicals from the IWW are later blamed for the attack. Suspects California Governor's Mansion Sacramento
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