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November 21 - The Canuts

November 21, 2022

On this day in Labor History the year was 1831. That was the day that silk workers went on strike in Lyon, France. It was one of several strikes, known as the Canut revolts. Canut was a term used to describe Lyonnais silk workers. 

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