May 22, 1942: Delegates to the Steel Workers Organizing Committee convention in Cleveland, OH, form the United Steelworkers of America and elect Philip Murray, SWOC chair, as the international’s first president.
Roza Shanina Soviet sniper World War II, credited with 54, including 12 snipers during the Battle of Vilnius.
Iain Banks: society is broken, so couldn't that have been caused by the rich and powerful who always get their way? No, let's blame the poor, the powerless, the disenfranchised, who are clearly the masterminds and movers behind it all.
Halt! Neem dienst bij de Koninklijke Marechaussee (Stop! Take service with the Royal Dutch Military Police)
"The Riveter", Ben Shahn, 1938 ~ Ben Shahn's theme was that human beings and their talents were as important to preserve as natural resources.