TITLE

We still need unions

PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;10/28/2012, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Some people say that unions have outlived their usefulness but I don't agree. So many employees receive unfair treatment from their employers. Workers need someone who will stand up for them. Take, for instance, my grandson, who is a firefighter. He was told that his shift pattern was changing. If he didn't like it, he would be sacked. This is where unions step in, and stop the employers walking all over their employees.
ACCESSION #
82838489

 

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