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Union Issues
A look at the two issues the AFL-CIO union is actively involved with.
# 114933 | 927 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2009 | US

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The paper discusses how the AFL-CIO, the nation's most famous union, continues to act as an advocate for workers in areas of topical concern, such as expanding healthcare to all Americans. The paper also discusses how the union is fighting against gender and racial discrimination inflicted upon workers all over the world. The paper explains that wage discrimination embraces everything from fair pay issues, to harassment and discrimination in the workplace, as well as traditional union issues like family leave and benefits.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • "Health Care Facts." AFL-CIO. 13 Mar 2008. http://www.aflcio.org/issues/healthcare/facts.cfm
  • "Join the Fight for Health Care." AFL-CIO. 13 Mar 2008. http://www.unionvoice.org/campaign/1_million_petition/?qp_source=hc%5fjobseconomy
  • Parks, James. "International Women's Day: Women Still Trail Men in Pay After 100Years." 7 May 2008. AFL-CIO. 13 Mar 2008.http://blog.aflcio.org/2008/03/07/international-womens-day-women-still-trail-men-in-pay-after-100-years

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