Nation Topics - Labor Organizing and Activism
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Some 57 million nonunion workers in the United States say they would
form a union tomorrow if given the chance, according to new poll
conducted in February by Peter D. Hart and Associates.
Wal-Mart hopes to defeat its opponents by exploiting their racial divisions.
"We have to change the AFL-CIO,"
Massive resources are at stake in the debate roiling the AFL-CIO's Las Vegas summit.
Labor debates its future.
What unions did right--and wrong--in the 2004 election.
The Democrats should start framing economic justice as a moral issue.
Unlike communism and socialism, trade unionism has rarely inspired published "second thoughts" by embittered apostates.
On September 29 in San Francisco, 4,000 hotel employees--all members of the newly merged union UNITE HERE--walked out on strike or were locked out of their workplaces after their contracts expire
Labor Day has never been a very inspiring holiday, established as it was by late-nineteenth-century union bosses as a homegrown alternative to May Day, which was viewed as having uncomfortably le
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