The Trouble of Progress

Brynes, Asher
May 1961
New Republic;5/1/61, Vol. 144 Issue 18, p10
Criticizes liberal foreign trade policies that close the U.S. market to newly industrializing countries and stifle free trade competition as of 1961. Impact of imports on the employment of labor union members; Response of President John F. Kennedy to the use of economic boycott by labor unions; Analysis of Solomon Barkin of the Textile Workers' Union of the duty of organized labor to union members; Statement of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations on the U.S. trade policy.


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