Your organization is not a praying institution. It’s a fighting institution. It’s an educational institution along industrial lines. Pray for the dead and fight like hell for the living!

Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (1860-1930) American labor leader [a.k.a. Mother Jones]
Autobiography of Mother Jones (1925)

To the Fairmont, WV, district miners, telling them to leave the church where they were meeting and gather in the fields.

Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 22-Oct-12
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