Labor Day is for grillin” and chillin’

Labor Day's origins and its celebrations couldn't be more in opposition to one another

The event took place during the Industrial Revolution as anticipated

Most workers put in 12-hour days, seven days a week

Up until the point when the laborers came and fighting broke out

Labor Day was celebrated while attempting to appease the regular workers

it was declared to be a legal occasion in 1894. The event is therefore a celebration of American workers

People don't appreciate the event's drab past today

When everything is considered, they think about the rewards for all the effort

For me, today is just a free day, said Xinzhu Yu, a 22-year-old international understudy

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