Union merger pace quickens

Dewey, Lucretia M.
June 1971
Monthly Labor Review;Jun71, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p63
Academic Journal
Discusses union mergers and cooperative actions in the United States. Purpose of the merger of the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO); Process for the merger of organizations; Economic plight of the railroad industry and its impact on employment and union membership; Mergers in the food industry which eliminated rivalries and strengthen bargaining and organizing activities.


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