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The Haymarket Riot, 1886
'In what was to be a day of peaceful Labor demonstration, full of fraternité and inspirational speechmaking, turned quite bloody. An unidentified figure thew a bomb into the crowd of gathered police. Shots were fired, certainly by the police, some sources say from within the crowd. Whatever truly happened within the chaos remains a mystery, but at days end 7 police officers and  4 workers were found dead, plus 60 wounded. A bloody awful day…'

The Haymarket Riot, 1886

'In what was to be a day of peaceful Labor demonstration, full of fraternit√© and inspirational speechmaking, turned quite bloody. An unidentified figure thew a bomb into the crowd of gathered police. Shots were fired, certainly by the police, some sources say from within the crowd. Whatever truly happened within the chaos remains a mystery, but at days end 7 police officers and ¬†4 workers were found dead, plus 60 wounded. A bloody awful day…'



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