Congress of Industrial Organizations


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Congress of Industrial Organizations:

see American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial OrganizationsAmerican Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
(AFL-CIO), a federation of autonomous labor unions in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Panama, and U.S.
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American Federation of Labor Congress of Industrial Organizations. (1988).
After Sidny Hillman hired him as the research director of the Congress of Industrial Organizations' PAC in 1943, F.
* Workers Memorial Day was established in 1970 by the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations.
He describes the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers' locals 506 and 618 of General Electric's Erie Works, as illustration of the Congress of Industrial Organizations organizing movement of the 1930s and 1940s, the conditions that led to it, and the aftermath of a successful organizing campaign, as well as aspects of white-collar unions, international affiliations and communism, globalization, and the greater Erie community.
Richard Trumka, president of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), said during the campaign that Trump was anti-union and shed "crocodile tears about lost jobs and shuttered factories."
Instead, Skotnes focuses his discussion of this period on the emergence of the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) and the revitalization of the NAACP in Baltimore.
Lewis, principal founder of the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), hailed this legislation at the time as the "Magna Carta of labor." In actual fact, however, it was far from a charter of liberty for working Americans.
See, for instance, Proceedings of the First Constitutional Convention of the Congress of Industrial Organizations, Pittsburgh, November 1938, 9-10, 29-36; Final Report on the White House Conference on Children in a Democracy (Washington, D.C, 1940), Preface, 1-6; Franklin D.
IN 1946, THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (ALA) established with the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) the Joint Committee on Library Service to Labor Groups.
The Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) was created in 1936 by several member organizations of the American Federation of Labor.
Most members eventually joined either the American Federation of Labor or unions affiliated with the Congress of Industrial Organizations.
Yet when the Federal Communications Commission finally acceded to WCFL's demands, the station already leaned in the direction of broadcasting popular music, sporting events, and general entertainment rather than in covering strike activity, organizing drives, and the dispute between the AFL and the rival industrial federation, the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).

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