Labor on Foreign Fronts

June 1942
New Republic;6/8/42, Vol. 106 Issue 23, p798
Focuses on the trade union problem caused by the shifting of workers from one locality to another and from one industry to another in Great Britain. Recommendation by the General Council of the Trades Union Congress to the solution of general recognition of union cards; Advantage of the card for a worker regarding agreements negotiated by the union in his new industry; Maintenance of all the services and benefits to which a worker has been entitled in the previous industry; Rejection of the proposal by the Trades Union Congress; Compulsion for women to be drafted for auxiliary services in Great Britain; Suggestion for control of mines by a national board.


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