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@nyfd9_11 Was on hand to commemorate the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire's 106th Anniversary. #triangleshirtwaistfactory #immigrantsmakeamericagreat #history #neverforget #fdny

You've got until Sunday to buy my "No Sweatshop" t-shirt and with the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire's anniversary tomorrow, you should get one to help people remember year round that our clothes are made oftentimes off the broken backs of fellow human beings. Link to shop through my bio link. #tshirts #sweatshop #stopfastfashion #womensrights #triangleshirtwaistfactory

On this day in 1911, 146 people, mostly young immigrant women, died a horrific death in New York.

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'They all saw what looked like a bundle of fabric from the garment factory come out of the window. “He’s trying to save the best cloth,” remarked a man, thinking that the factory owners were tossing out their fabric in an attempt to save it.
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Halfway down, the wind caught it and the bundle opened.
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It was not a bundle – it was a girl.'
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. - Link to my full story about the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire in bio! #triangleshirtwaistfactory #rememberthem #immigrants #history #newyork

If in the city today, participate in the 106th Anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire at the spot of the actual fire in 1911 at Washington Place and Greene Street from 11:30am- 1:00pm.
Whether your workplace is a garment factory, a non-union construction site, a nail salon, a classroom or anywhere in between, let us remember the lessons of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire and that worker protection takes action. We must stand together as a movement that relies on determination, solidarity, and hope for a better future.​
More at http://rememberthetrianglefire.org/ #triangleshirtwaistfactory #garmentfactory #womensrights #humanrights #fashion

In one of the darkest moments of America’s industrial history, the Triangle Shirtwaist Company factory in New York City burns down, killing 145 workers, on this day in 1911. #onthisday #onthisdaydaily #disaster #triangleshirtwaistfactory

It's the 106 year anniversary of the #triangleshirtwaistfactory fire today. #whomademyclothes

12 hours sewing completed to commemorate the #triangleshirtwaistfactory fire. @sewing_rebellion

Opening night of Triangle, designed an arrangement for the cast and crew along with a bouquet for the amazing actress. 3.11.16
#triangleshirtwaistfactory #floraldesign #supportthearts

In the midst of #WomansHistoryMonth and as a platform for cultural sustainable change ... we have to pay homage to the #immigrants of March 25, 1911 who lost their lives in NYC's garment factory fire. PLEASE READ OUR LATEST BLOG ARTICLE honoring the #triangleshirtwaistfactory victims and learning more about the unethical links to today's fast fashion industry | Become a change agent In your community NOW! #sustainablefashion

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The Power of Words - It is heartbreaking to wake this morning and see the news from #Charlottesville, Virginia. The power of words can be uplifting or degrading. May the folks who standup to the politics of hate be safe especially in an "open carry state." Coincidentally, I just finished a most #inspirationalbook . #BOOKWORMS :Find yourselves a copy of #MelanieCrowder 's #Audacity , especially if you have #daughters, who are strong minded or you want them to be empowered. ---It is an AMAZING #novel which is written entirely as a series of #POEMS. Great story of #JewishExperience told through the voice of young woman who must wrestle with tradition, cultures, emigration, sexism, and worker conditions in the 1900s. Great read aloud book. #greatbook #triangleshirtwaistfactory #unionworker #historicalnovel #powerofwords #mustread #goodreads #womenshistory #claralemlich #historicalnovel #versenovel #bookclub

We are installing our next exhibit, "Union-Made" (opens August 31!), which chronicles the history of organized labor in the US apparel industry during the 20th century. Today we mounted a funeral badge worn by a member of the Cloak Tailors Union, local 9 of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. The badge was worn to acknowledge the loss of 146 people--123 women and 23 men--who died in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire on March 25, 1911. The date on the badge refers to a memorial that took place following the fire on April 5 (captured in the photo left). On loan from the #KheelCenter @cornell_library @cornellhumec @cornellilr #wemournourloss #triangleshirtwaistfactory #triangleshirtwaistfactoryfire #ilgwu #cloaktailorsunion #solidarity #unionmade #internationalladiesgarmentworkersunion #lookfortheunionlabel #triangleshirtwaistfire #triangleshirtfactory #funeralbadges #organizedlabor #labor #laborhistory

It's been a week since our last "After Columbus" performance in @newdiorama theatre. A powerful story told by real people in 1910 New York. ✡️🗽🌆
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#acting #actorslife #newdioramatheatre @dramastudiolondon #actinginlondon #storytelling #dramastudio #aftercolumbus #migrantcrisis #triangleshirtwaistfactory #triangleshirtwaistfactoryfire #russianjews #newyork #1910 #perioddrama #visitlondon #londonart #uk

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Blouse. Linoleum block print on thrifted cotton blouse. #textileart #triangleshirtwaistfactory #triangleshirtwaistfire #history #folkart #edwardian #victorian #art #punk #goth #linoleumprint #blouse #historicalart #purplehair

Today is a good #chancrushmonday if you're a fan of money. #duplo #squidinkpasta #fubu #triangleshirtwaistfactory

I never realized that the #triangleshirtwaistfactory building was still there. #historicny

Sisè dibuix de la col·lecció La Fàbrica
Llapis, tinta i aiguada sobre paper
56x50 cms.
Dibuix#dibuixos#dibujos#drawings#dessins#paints#fàbrica#fábrica#factory#inmemoriam#workers#triangleshirtwaistfactory

I can tell you so much about this building. This is an incredible building. #triangleshirtwaistfactory

The best thing about #nycpublicschools is how political and politicized the spaces are without making a big deal about it. This mural is in the auditorium. NBD. #triangleshirtwaistfactory #nyc #ps33 #murals #union

John Sloan -The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire #triangleshirtwaistfactory #rememberthetrianglefirecoalition

Thank you to the Asian Cultural Council for inviting us to participate at the 2017 ACC Forum on Cultural Exchange this past week at New York University. Grateful for the chance to meet and talk with Peter Sellars, to present an excerpt of our work, and to join in a dialogue with so many funders, presenters, scholars, and former ACC grantees. Thanks to the John Brademas Center at NYU and to the Henry Luce Foundation for all the work and support!

We are very grateful to the ACC for their commitment to paying our actors for their work! THANK YOU!! ❤️❤️ Check out the work of the ACC here:
www.asianculturalcouncil.com

#culturalexchange
#asianculturalcouncil
#brademascenter #lucefoundation #nyulaw #artsfunding #savethenea #thearts #sponsoredbynobody #petersellars #neaarts #impactaward #kevindoyle #bangladesh #tazreenfactoryfire #tazreen #triangleshirtwaistfactory #THEAЯTS

One of the reasons I love him so much 🤣

Commonly said to be the incident that sparked the New Deal, the fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory on March 25, 1911 was the deadliest industrial disaster in the history of New York City and the country. The fire caused the deaths of 146 garment workers – 123 women and 23 men – who died from the fire, smoke inhalation, or falling or jumping to their deaths. Most of the victims were recent Jewish and Italian immigrant women aged 16 to 23; of the victims whose ages are known, the oldest victim was Providenza Panno at 43, and the youngest were 14-year-olds Kate Leone and "Sara" Rosaria Maltese. The factory was located on the eighth, ninth and tenth floors of the Asch Building, at 23–29 Washington Place in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, now known as the Brown Building and part of New York University. Because the owners had locked the doors to the stairwells and exits – a then-common practice to prevent workers from taking unauthorized breaks and to reduce theft – many of the workers who could not escape from the burning building simply jumped from the high windows. The fire led to legislation requiring improved factory safety standards and helped spur the growth of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU), which fought for better working conditions for sweatshop workers.-- Friday, June 2, 2017 #FilmingNYC #Day53 #Filming2017 #FilmingLongIsland #TriangleShirtwaistFactory #TriangleShirtwaistFactoryFire #BerkshireWomensHistoryAssociation #Smithsonian #GreenwichVillage #IndustrialDisaster #ILGWU #InternationalLadiesGarmentWorkersUnion
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/uncovering-the-history-of-the-triangle-shirtwaist-fire-124701842/

https://2017berkshireconference.hofstra.edu/program/

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