Quotation by Mother Jones

Some day the workers will take possession of your city hall, and when we do, no child will be sacrificed on the altar of profit!
Mother Jones (1830–1930), U.S. labor organizer. The Autobiography of Mother Jones, ch. 10 (1903).

Shouted outside City Hall in Independence Park, Philadelphia, while leading a 1903 demonstration of child textile workers from Kensington, Pennsylvania; 75,000 Kensington textile workers were on strike, of whom 10,000 were children.
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