'More Dangerous Than a Thousand Rioters': Meet Lucy Parsons, Unsung Heroine of the Labor Movement

'More Dangerous Than a Thousand Rioters': Meet Lucy Parsons, Unsung Heroine of the Labor Movement

\" \" Lucy Parsons, at the time of her arrest during an unemployment protest at Hull House, in Chicago, Illinois, on Jan. 18, 1915. She married Albert Parsons, a white man, although there were laws banning interracial marriage back then. Albert Parsons, who wasn't even at Haymarket Square, was taken into custody and hanged. We don't cherish what Lucy Parsons fought for ... We don't think of it as precious. Lucy Parsons would not be happy.

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