Working Heroes: Men and Women Who Shaped America's Labor Movement


Subject:
Labor , Notable People , Leaders , History , Labor Leaders

Description:
Brief biographies of U.S. labor leaders. Individuals include C??sar Ch??vez ("folk hero and symbol of hope who organized a union of farmworkers"), Eugene Debs ("apostle of industrial unionism"), George Meany ("builder of the modern AFL-CIO"), and Frances Perkins ("committed labor secretary and first woman in a presidential cabinet position"). From the AFL-CIO.

Publisher:
AFL-CIO

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.aflcio.org/aboutus/history/history/bios.cfm


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