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George Meany

Gus Tyler

George Meany

the making of a freedom fighter

by Gus Tyler

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Published by 85th Birthday Tribute to George Meany Committee in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meany, George, -- 1894-1980.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGus Tyler.
    ContributionsJewish Labor Committee (U.S.), National Trade Union Council for Human Rights.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22163044M

      The George Meany Memorial AFL-CIO Archive is the largest single donation to the University Libraries and complements other labor-related collections in our libraries. The AFL-CIO Archive consists of approximately 40 million documents and other archival material that help researchers better understand pivotal social movements in this country.   () Sheridan Ave Bronx, NY /53 Yelp reviews.

      GEORGE MEANY AND HIS TIMES A Biography. By Archie Robinson. Illustrated. pp. New York: Simon & Schuster. $ TEN years ago Joseph Goulden published ''Meany,'' his solid biography of George. 1 drawing: ink brush and graphite, with opaque white ; on sheet x cm. | Editorial cartoon shows AFL/CIO president George Meany driving a tank labeled "Labor 'Reform' Bill," that is blocked by a huge block of coal labeled "Bitter Coal Strike." Labor interests backed legislation increasing public service jobs and decreasing the Social Security payroll tax, but feared that public.

    Share George Meany quotations about labor and economics. "Labor never quits. We never give up the " - Discover George Meany famous and rare quotes. Share George Meany quotations about labor and economics. Last Love Quotes Soulmate Love Quotes Romantic Love Quotes Love Book Quotes Poetry Quotes Words Quotes Me Quotes Funny.   A. Philip Randolph also fought against racism within the labor movement. AFL-CIO President George Meany didn’t like that. Meany’s home union — Plumbers Local 1 in New York City — didn’t have a single Black or Latinx apprentice at the time. Meany viciously attacked Randolph at the labor federation’s convention.


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