History of an eventful myth: the 8-hour day

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History of an eventful myth: the 8-hour day by Elias Felten and Thomas Ritt, 3/16/2020
https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2020/04/11/18832272.php

Since industrialization, it has been the norm for wage-earners of all ages, including children, to work 15 to 16 hours a day. There was no time for rest. An impoverishment of the working class was the result.

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