We all have these people who made a difference for us -- even if they don’t know it yet. Maybe it was your high school English teacher. Or an old boss or mentor. Or a neighbor who was the first person to tell you how much they loved your sketches.
For Sara Horowitz, Sidney Hillman was one of those people. He showed us what could happen if workers were empowered to come together to build institutions that served their needs, like housing, insurance companies, banks, etc.