By David Cogswell
Do you enjoy your forty-hour, five-day workweek? enjoy having a secure operating surroundings? Unions made this all attainable in a single manner or one other. Unions convey worth to all sectors of a society. because the champion of individuals energy as opposed to company strength, unions support to unfold the advantages of creation all through a society. whatever the country of the financial system, there's the undying fight of employees attempting to achieve or continue their rights. besides the fact that, an enormous quantity of usa citizens (including union contributors) are ignorant of the whole heritage of unions and the way they've got impacted the yank office at the present time. Unions For Beginners offers an advent to that crucial history.
Written and illustrated within the effortless, available variety of the For Beginners sequence, Unions For Beginners provides the epic tale of the hard work circulate in an easy, memorable approach. The function of unions in empowering operating humans to upward push above unfair cost and paintings stipulations to develop into full-fledged members within the American dream they helped to construct is informed in vivid aspect. Unions For Beginners provides the background of unions and the hard work stream, the rules underlying union organizing, the decline of unions within the shadow of the emerging company country, and the resurgence within the twenty first century of union activism.