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organized labour

see TRADE(S) UNIONS.
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He called on the leadership of organized labour to continue to discharge their responsibilities in the overall interest of the country and her people while the government would continue to do its best to meet the yearnings and aspirations of workers and other Nigerians through sustainable welfare programmes.
What occurs is a disenchantment with organized labour that is organizing for jobs that few people, and even fewer youths, will ever have.
The Congress pays little attention to much of the organized labour movement around the western world, which demonstrates that it is quite possible to be of the unionized left and also be forward looking and progressive.
He is a strong proponent of promoting tangible incentives to industry to come on-board, a move that organized labour is fighting.
THIS COLLECTION sets out a very ambitious goal: to "explore the motivations toward, impediments to, and outcomes of alliances between organized labour and sexual diversity activists." (5) Part of the series Queer Politics, Queer Theories, edited by Steve Phelan, Hunt's collection reaches beyond a single country, where such an exploration would be daunting enough, given the range and diversity of issues, activists, and unions typically encountered in each country.
Wabba said the attention of the NLC, Organized Labour, the Working Class, Pensioners and their families have been drawn to the statement by Gov.
Fedeli suspects some of ABPC's members, nominated by the city, chamber of commerce and organized labour, who have been in place since the group's creation in 1996 may consider other challenges beyond this year, but says his enthusiasm for the project is not waning.
This, until recently, certainly held true for historians and the relationship between philanthropic foundations and organized labour. It is hot difficult to understand why this state of affairs has existed for so long.
In other words, as the negotiations continue between government, organized labour and private sector alongside ASUU, the resources for implementing the new wage structure should also extensively be given a premium consideration.
In keeping with Gramsci's analysis, Norman Caulfield's Mexican Workers and the State is an insightful study of the dynamic evolution of organized labour in Mexico throughout the post century.
This gave rise to agitations from organized labour in the past three years.
PROFESSOR LEVY'S major thesis in writing about the relationship of the New Left ("an uprising of students against the dominant policies and cultural mores of American society") and organized labour in the 1960s -- is that it was a "complex phenomenon" and not the one-dimensional adversarial relationship conveyed by the enduring image of "hard hat" construction workers punching and kicking anti-war demonstrators on Wall Street in New York City in 1970.

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