Archive for December 16, 2008

December 16, 1991

December 16, 2008

Lois Jensen files the first successful sexual harassment class action case in the US in Eveleth. Her story and the women of Eveleth Mines story was made into a movie called ‘North country’ in 2005.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.