TITLE

Coalesce Is More

AUTHOR(S)
Witt, Matt
PUB. DATE
April 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;4/14/79, Vol. 180 Issue 15, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains that progressive labor unions in the United States are forming grand coalitions with activists from groups representing consumers, women, environmentalists, minorities, and rural citizens, in an effort to remedy the labor movement's declining political power. Hope of building a grassroots progressive movement strong enough to make or break candidates and legislation; 1979 round of coalition building began with the 1976 presidential election with the birth of the Labor Coalition from the cooperation of nine liberal unions.
ACCESSION #
11081190

 

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