One of the most notorious stories in Owney’s history happened in Canada. It’s one that gets told time and time… Read more Owney & Railroad Jack in Canada
I wouldn’t claim to be a labor historian, but one of the more fascinating strains of my research has been… Read more Dogs of Labor
Today, June, 13, 2018, marks the 125th anniversary of Railroad Jack’s death. But sadly, probably only you who are reading… Read more The 125th Anniversary of Jack’s Death
Now that we’re officially into Women’s History Month, I’ve been thinking more about women in my book. More accurately, I’ve… Read more Where Are The Women?
I’ve been working on a draft of a chapter about how Jack and Owney interacted (or didn’t interact with) children… Read more Should Jack Have His Own Children’s Book?