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  •  The workers knew (2+ / 0-)
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    they didn't need a government inspector that might show up in 18 months (way too little too late) to tell them.  They needed a stronger workers' organization that wouldn't have accepted them being herded into a factory they knew themselves was dangerous.

    Ever get the feeling you've been cheated?

    by ActivistGuy on Wed May 08, 2013 at 03:06:32 PM PDT

    •  Unions here have called for stronger worker (0+ / 0-)

      protections abroad for years.

      Now they are refocusing on next steps looking for new ideas and input

      Our world of work has changed dramatically and continues to change rapidly. Working families can’t get ahead. How do we as a movement give working people a better deal? How do we build a better and stronger movement?

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      Click here to visit AFLCIO2013.org and join the conversation about the future of work.

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      Going on offense, join in when you can!

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      by divineorder on Wed May 08, 2013 at 03:46:48 PM PDT

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