TITLE

Mr. Lewis Pro and Con

PUB. DATE
May 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;5/24/43, Vol. 108 Issue 21, p688
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the situation of coal miners and the mining industry. Importance of the continuous production of coal during war; Impact of the probable coal miners strike on war; Probability of United Nations losing the war on account of the strike; Role of the War Labor Board in keeping the productive machinery of the country going in wartime; Views of John L. Lewis, head of the United Mine Workers, on the Little Steel formula; Criticism of Lewis' autocratic and dictatorial leadership style; Support of the Executive Council of Congress of Industrial Organizations to the miners.
ACCESSION #
14679617

 

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