The term “rat,” referring to a worker who betrays fellow workers, first appears in print in the New York Daily Sentinel. The newspaper was quoting a typesetter while reporting on replacement workers who had agreed to work for two-thirds of the going rate - 1830
"The laborers on the Cape Cod ship canal refuse to work and say they will not return until better food is provided." No further details were offered in this Trenton Times report - 1884
A four-month UAW strike at General Motors ends with a new contract. The strikers were trying to make up for the lack of wage hikes during World War II - 1946
I just got off of the phone with OPM (conference call) and was informed 4 million federal employees identity was compromised. Below is instructions from OPM on what to do to secure your identity with the federal gov't.
The website www.csid.com/opm will not be open until Monday June 8th and the toll free phone number 844-222-2743 will not be open until Monday June 8th too.