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Norma Rae: The Labor Movement

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I believe that there is a need to reincarnate the labor movement because times have changed, and there are still weaknesses in work environments today. As mentioned in the NPR article, the minimum wage is at a 50-year low. I feel that with a new labor movement we could improve the livelihood of United States citizens today. If we raise the average minimum wage with the use of a labor movement, people will feel more satisfied with their lives and achieve the american dream. Another thing that could be done in a labor movement is improve the conditions for factory workers, and for workers in warehouses. In the film, Norma Rae, the factory there was depicted as cramped and the workers were overworked. Not only this, but the workers in the factory
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