Union Rights in Wartime

Graham, Frank P.
June 1942
New Republic;6/29/42, Vol. 106 Issue 26, p884
Focuses on the labor relations during wartime in the U.S. Information on the new contract between the Ryan Aeronautical Co. and Local 506 for the maintenance of union membership as a condition of employment; Protection of the freedom of the individual employee to join or not to join the union; Discussion on several cases of strikes in different companies on the issue of union security; Fulfillment of demands such as higher wages, better standard of living and equal opportunities for children are aim of the union.


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