Henry Fonda as Tom Joad in The Grapes of Wrath:
Day: September 2, 2013
The success, 50 years ago, of the March on Washington, owed much to American labor unions. But, as Michael Kazin wrote recently:
Companies have been frantically painting themselves green to attract environmentally conscious customers. Employers might discover, to paraphrase the old McDonald’s slogan, that their workers deserve a break today if consumers (who are also workers themselves) started pressuring them to be more employee-friendly.
Happy Labor Day.
Monday, September 2, 2013 — Week of Proper 17, Year One [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office (Book of Common Prayer, p. 982) Psalms 25 (morning) // 9, 15 (evening) 2 Chron 6:32-7:7 James 2:14-26 Mark 14:53-65 The …