labor

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federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955 AFL , American Federation of Labor
largest federation of North American labor unions; formed in 1955 AFL-CIO , American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
Soviet writer and political dissident whose novels exposed the brutality of Soviet labor camps (born in 1918) Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn , Alexander Isayevich Solzhenitsyn , Solzhenitsyn
former political party in the United States; formed in 1936 in New York when labor and liberals bolted the Democratic Party American Labor Party
(law) the hearing and determination of a dispute by an impartial referee agreed to by both parties (often used to settle disputes between labor and management) arbitration
presentation during labor of the head of the fetus at an abnormal angle asynclitism , obliquity
British labor leader and statesman who played an important role in diplomacy after World War II (1884-1951) Bevin , Ernest Bevin
United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869-1928) Big Bill Haywood , Haywood , William Dudley Haywood
work force, of manual labor blue-collar
manual labor, concerning blue-collar
someone bound to labor without wages bond servant
illegal practice in which employers give high-interest loans to workers whose entire families then labor at low wages to pay off the debt bonded labor
Mexican laborer who worked in the United States on farms and railroads in order to ease labor shortages during World War II bracero
United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990) Bridges , Harry Bridges
United States labor leader who organized farm workers (born 1927) Cesar Chavez , Cesar Estrada Chavez , Chavez
concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of labor to the birth of a child childbed , confinement , labor , labour , lying-in , parturiency , travail
course that teaches pregnant women to use breathing and concentration and exercise techniques to use during labor childbirth-preparation class
federation of North American industrial unions that merged with the American Federation of Labor in 1955 CIO , Congress of Industrial Organizations
labor union, business where employees are required to be in closed shop , union shop
contract between labor and management government wages and benefits and working conditions collective agreement , labor agreement , labor contract
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