Walter Reuthe


A Kentuckian transplanted to Detroit ‘sat down’ with the United Auto Workers in ’37

BY: - October 16, 2023

I saw on Instagram that the daughter of a 1937 sit-down striker at a Flint, Michigan, General Motors plant recently walked a picket line with United Auto Workers strikers at a GM facility in Swartz Creek, Michigan. “86 years after the sit down strike, UAW members are standing up!” uaw.union posted. I’m sure Western Kentucky natives Ermon […]