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Labor leaders looking to ensure ‘Massacre’ tribute continues for years to come

Labor leaders looking to ensure ‘Massacre’ tribute continues for years to come

CHICAGO | It has been nearly 76 years since Memorial Day 1937, when Chicago police officers attacked steel workers picketing outside the now-shuttered Republic Steel plant, killing 10 and injuring hundreds of others.

May 18, 2013 6:45 pm Photos

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Modern-day labor backers pay tribute to 10 killed in Republic Steel 'massacre'

Modern-day labor backers pay tribute to 10 killed in Republic Steel 'massacre'

CHICAGO | When striking union members who worked at the Republic Steel plant tried to picket near the plant gates 75 years ago, Chicago police used force to drive them back, sending more than 100 to the hospital and 10 to the morgue.

May 26, 2012 9:15 pm Photos

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Valpo Tech not an eyesore in grads' eyes

Valpo Tech not an eyesore in grads' eyes

VALPARAISO | The former Valparaiso Technical Institute building might be an eyesore, but to many of the institute's graduates it still is the Emerald City of their educational life.

April 04, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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