Why Do We Celebrate Labor Day?

Josh Welch

IllustrationWith Labor Day upon us, I decided this would be the perfect video to share with you. 

Have you ever wondered why in the world we take a day off of work to celebrate work? I know that I have. 

The reasons for a Labor Day celebration are important and should be remembered because conditions used to be a lot different in the workplace. 

This short but informative TedEd video explains the reasons for the formation of Labor Day and the events leading up to it. 

Enjoy your holiday and don't forget to leave a comment below!