TITLE

The Case for the Coal Miners

AUTHOR(S)
Mills, C. Wright
PUB. DATE
May 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;5/24/43, Vol. 108 Issue 21, p695
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the demands of the coal miners. Differences between the coal miners union and government which gave rise to the strike; Blame on miners for the strike; Aspects of wartime requirements of the country; Opinion of John L. Lewis, head of the United Mine Workers, on the strike; Attempts to split the union from its leader by falsely implicating Lewis; Projection of Lewis being responsible for the strike; Proposal for negotiation by Dr. John R. Steelman, a government mediator; Role of the U.S. Office of Price Administration in checking inflation.
ACCESSION #
14679725

 

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