blackpressusa OP-ED: The United States Postal Service Delivers Much More Than Mail
By Ray Curry, Secretary-Treasurer, UAW
America’s Postal service has been an essential institution that has connected every one of us as Americans even before we were a nation independent of Great Britain.
The most American of traditions
Benjamin Franklin was appointed our first Postmaster General in 1775. This democratic treasure, which has proven as reliable as it has self-sufficient, was a model for how government service should work. Its rich history is America’s history of adaptability, ingenuity and grit…