Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 marks the 100th anniversary of legendary labor leader James Riddle Hoffa’s birth. In an effort to assist media outlets interested in doing a retrospective piece on Hoffa’s accomplishments, the Teamsters Union has assembled materials for distribution.
Follow the link below for photos, videos and a media kit that includes an overview of Hoffa’s greatest successes and samples of his writings on the labor movement, politics, poverty and education. You can also contact Galen Munroe at firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 624-6911 with any additional questions.
To celebrate the legacy of James R. Hoffa on his 100th birthday, a special-issue shirt has been designed based on the vintage “I’m A Friend of Jimmy Hoffa” button. Its union made and union printed and available,here. Get yours today!