Social Unionism Lives

Social Unionism Lives

There are 1 comment on the The Nation story from May 28, 2009, titled Social Unionism Lives. In it, The Nation reports that:

On May 11 hundreds of workers rallied at a suburban Chicago Hart Schaffner & Marx factory, trying to preserve their jobs and the continued operation of the 122-year-old men's clothing company.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Nation.

“we attempt to Clean Up Stories”

Since: Jun 09

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jul 10, 2009
... Workers founded its own bank, which continues to operate today. Needle-trade unionists played a central role in the New Deal; they believed that only through state action could economic security be assured and living and working conditions upgraded....

Related Topix: Apparel, Hartmarx, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

New Deal Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Vickie Moore Mar 11 Arnold Drummond 3
Drake Routier - Darlie Routier's son (Sep '09) Mar 6 SClemmons 539
Review: I Love Kickboxing (Feb '16) Feb 28 Monique Rianca 20
An Idea: Tiny house for homeless Jan '18 yonder22 2
Are your neighbors dogs barking all the time? Jan '18 Stormy 1
bisexual men in lubbock? (Jan '15) Jan '18 testify 12
News Woman arrested, accused of stabbing man in Nort... Jan '18 Natw 1

New Deal Jobs

Personal Finance

New Deal Mortgages