One Day Longer - The Pittston Strike 30th Anniversary

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RT @Sen_JoeManchin: .@realDonaldTrump, I know you love our country’s brave and patriotic coal miners. We need your support to pass the #Ame

twitter.com/mineworkers 3 days ago

On August 14, 1923, in Kemmerer, Wyoming an explosion at the Frontier No. 1 Mine killed 99 miners. The explosion was caused when fumes were ignited when a miner's lamp was relit. #UMWA #UnionStrong #HealthandSafety #AnniversaryPost

FB.com/UMWAunion 5 days ago

On August 14, 1923, in Kemmerer, Wyoming an explosion at the Frontier No. 1 Mine killed 99 miners. The explosion was caused when fumes were ignited when a miner's lamp was relit. #UMWA #UnionStrong #HealthandSafety #AnniversaryPost

FB.com/UMWAunion 5 days ago

International President Cecil E. Roberts has officially signed the pledge to support UNITE HERE!'s refusal of Marriot's "Make a Green Choice Program"! This program, like many others, is not designed to benefit the environment but to further fill the coffers of greedy corporations! We are asking our friends to refuse the "Green" Choice programs at all Marriott properties and call for a sustainability program that does not hurt workers! Sign the pledge here: https://www.marriotttravelalert.org/sign-the-pledge/

FB.com/UMWAunion 5 days ago

RT @Sen_JoeManchin: .@realDonaldTrump, I know you love our country’s brave and patriotic coal miners. We need your support to pass the #Ame

twitter.com/mineworkers 3 days ago

@CecilRoberts just pledged to REFUSE Marriott’s Green Choice. The #UMWA believes that Marriott can create a sustai… https://t.co/QBQyV2uLPt

twitter.com/mineworkers 5 days ago

President Cecil Roberts attendee the Marissa Coal Festival Parade I Marissa, Illinois this weekend with several UMWA members and supporters!

instagram.com/umwaunion 6 days ago

“More than 200,000 coal miners have given their lives to provide economic freedom to the people of the United States. So, don't let ANYONE tell you that you do not deserve every single penny you have earned laboring in the Earth.” Secretary-Treasurer Levi Allen speaks to the Blackjewel miner's who are demanding to get paid for the days they worked in the mines.

instagram.com/umwaunion 11 days ago

UMWA member, Harless Mullens, from Local Union 2274, speaks about his first day on strike against the Pittston Coal Company in 1989.

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 7 days ago

ONE DAY LONGER - THE PITTSTON STRIKE ​On April 5, 1989, the United Mine Workers of America was forced to strike by the Pittston Coal Company, which wanted to take away health care of its retirees. This year, we celebrated the 30 year anniversary of the Pittston Strike at the annual Fish Fry in Castlewood, Virginia.

youtube.com/user/UMWAunion 11 days ago