In the footsteps of the ILWU

Bonney, Joseph
February 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);02/10/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p27
Focuses on the labor dispute between the International Longshorement's Association (ILA) and container ship companies in New Jersey. Carriers targeted by the ILA; Accomplishments of the ILA; INSET: Status of ILA organizing drive.


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