New strike issue: Part-timers

April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/18/94, Vol. 116 Issue 15, p16
Examines how the Teamsters, the once powerful union that could cripple freight shipments anywhere it wanted, is colliding head-on with a growing labor trend: part-time workers. Strike in April 1994 by 75,000 truckers, dock workers and others that shut down 22 major trucking companies; Plans of companies to employ part-time nonunion workers; Spread of part-time drivers that most threatens the future of union drivers.


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