On the Labor Front

Mangold, William P.
October 1934
New Republic;10/17/34, Vol. 80 Issue 1037, p272
Focuses on the textile industry strikes in the U.S. and its impact on the textile industry workers. Effort of the textile mill managements to coerce the returning workers and to break up unionization; Role of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt in appointing a Textile Labor Relations Board for the purpose of dealing with discrimination of textile workers by mill managers; Doubt expressed over the authority of the Textile Labor Relations Board to compel the mills to take back the strikers; Order given by the United Textile Workers to stop all strike and picket activities.


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