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dc.contributor.authorMilkman , Ruth
dc.contributor.authorVoss , Kim
dc.contributor.authorBronfenbrenner, Kate
dc.date.accessioned2020-11-12T19:32:43Z
dc.date.available2020-11-12T19:32:43Z
dc.date.issued2005-12-14
dc.identifier.other127157
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/73160
dc.description.abstractFrom the “Editor’s Introduction”: Within today’s AFL-CIO, a different set of frustrations with the bureaucratic structure and leadership is simmering. The relative lack of new organizing and the continuous toll of jurisdictional rivalries have produced a call for radical restructuring, or “New Unity Partnership” (NUP). As articulated by the leaders of some of the most powerful and dynamic of federation affiliates, including the Service Employees International Union’s president Andrew L. Stern, the promise (or threat, depending on one’s point of view) of the NUP deserves full scrutiny. To that end, we are pleased to present a forum organized by Ruth Milkman and Kim Voss of the University of California’s Institute for Labor and Employment, focused on the core concepts of the NUP proposal. The edited discussion features four labor policy experts: Stephen Lerner, director of the SEIU’s Building Services Division and a leading NUP draftsman; Kate Bronfenbrenner of the Cornell School of Industrial and Labor Relations; Dan Clawson, a sociologist at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; and Jane Slaughter, of Labor Notes.
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.rightsRequired Publisher Statement: Posted with permission of the Journal, Labor: Studies in Working Class History of the Americas.
dc.subjectAFL
dc.subjectCIO
dc.subjectcrisis
dc.subjectlabor
dc.subjecthistory
dc.subjectcommentary
dc.titleNew Unity for Labor?
dc.typearticle
dc.description.legacydownloadsNew_Unity15.pdf: 724 downloads, before Oct. 1, 2020.
local.authorAffiliationMilkman , Ruth: University of California
local.authorAffiliationVoss , Kim: University of California
local.authorAffiliationBronfenbrenner, Kate: klb23@cornell.edu Cornell University


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