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Burned Beyond Recognition The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire March 25, 1911
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor
The inferno in the Asch Builiding on March 25, 1911 is undoubtedly the most notorious and influential industrial fire in history. From the ashes of the 8th, 9th and 10th floors grew a strong International Ladies Garment Workers Union (ILGWU). Ironically the union was founded the year before. 146 lives, most of them young immigrant women, were lost in the disaster. It might have been prevented.
Trade Wrecks, TPP and Two Hidden Agreements, Greatest Threat to Jobs in U.S. History
Price: Free! Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International / economics
There are two additional trade agreements besides the TPP, both with many of the same provisions. The two hidden agreements are with the European Union, which wants these agreements passed quickly, hopefully before the end of 2016. These agreements will eliminate 80% of the jobs in the U.S. and allow unlimited numbers of foreign workers into the country.
$22.00 Per Hour Federal Minimum Wage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Byron Goines gives a thorough examination of the history of minimum wage increases since its beginning in the 1938 Fair Labor Standards Act. Senate salary increases since 1789 are examined in detail, and compared with the federal minimum wage increases since 1938. Get ready Americans; you may by surprised by what you will find out in the factual evidence contained in this book!
E Mahe tou Blair Mountain
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
Hroniko tis Mahis tou Blair Mountain, ths megalyterhs ergatikhs exegersis twn HPA.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (5)
You set the price! Words: 1,570. Language: French. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Quatrième et dernière priorité pour 2012 : la mise en place de mesures protectionnistes ciblées. Pour quelles raisons ? Quel(s) types de mesures protectionnistes mettre en œuvre ? Doit-on craindre des mesures de rétorsion ? En France, qui ferait les frais d’une politique protectionniste ? Et qui en bénéficierait ?