This is the sort of world Scott Walker & his money men, the Koch Brothers, want to return to - no regulation, no moral responsibility. It's too bad that my grandparent's generation are pretty much all dead, they remembered these awful tragedies & they remembered who was responsible. This is the kind of education that is needed in this country, these are the memories we need to keep fresh. We also must remember how many people have not died tragicly at the feet of people like Walker & the Koch Brothers.
The fire was a wrenching event in New York’s history, one that had a profound influence on building codes, labor laws, politics and the beginning of the New Deal two decades later.