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.
Major organizations include the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO); the National Education Association; the Service Employees International Union; and the National Association of Letter Carriers.
com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/303236-afl-cio-trump-support-among-union-members-dropping) American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) , the largest federation of unions in the United States, reveals union support for Trump is waning.
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.
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.
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.
This "No Strike Pledge" flew in the face of the newly created Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) but yet was supported by the "statesman-like leadership over the will of the millions of workers of the CIO, with the help of the Stalinists.
He was instrumental in creating the forerunner of the United Farm Workers, which was chartered in 1966 by the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) with Chavez as its president.
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).
In recent years, historians have indicted unions affiliated with the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) for fostering racist attitudes in their organizations.
It is a testimony to the power of this symbol that six decades after the founding of the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) - the premier labor institution established during the 1930s to foster industrial unionism - it still retains significant appeal.

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