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    • A New Alliance in New York State: A Progress Report on the Labor Movement’s Restructuring, Capacity Building, and Programmatic Work 

      Grabelsky, Jeff (2006-11-30)
      The labor movement in New York State has undergone a dramatic restructuring that is part of a national AFL-CIO program called the New Alliance. The purpose of the New Alliance is to build the capacity of local labor movements ...
    • ILR Labor Advance, Fall 2008 

      ILR Extension Labor Programs (2008-10-01)
    • The Power of Questions 

      Margolies, Ken (2012-01-01)
      [Excerpt] “When you are tempted to make a statement, ask a question instead.” That valuable advice came from Fred Ross, Sr., the veteran organizer who was a mentor to the legendary Cesar Chavez, a founder of the United ...
    • The Route to the Top: Female Union Leaders and Union Policy 

      Gray, Lois Spier (1993-01-01)
      [Excerpt] Although women now constitute about one third of the members of labor unions in the United States, they are still barely visible in top leadership. To what extent are women currently making inroads in union ...
    • Three Good Steward Habits 

      Margolies, Ken A. (2011-01-01)
      [Excerpt] I learned these habits from a former colleague, Jessica Govea Thourborne, who developed them when she was one of the founding members of the United Farm Workers Union with Caesar Chavez. Cancer took Jessica from ...