Dolores Huerta (1930 - ) is a noted American labor leader and civil rights activist who, along with César Chávez, co-founded the National Farmworkers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers (UFW). Huerta has received numerous awards for her community service and advocacy for workers', immigrants', and womens' rights. As a role model to many in the Latin community, Huerta is the subject of many corridos (ballads) and murals.
The progressive Kellogg Company has given millions over the years to leftwing causes and projects, but most recently the company has taken to programs combating issues like "white privilege" and "structural racism."
For almost 40 years now, up to 300 large corporations have spent billions of dollars on pushing ALEC’s model legislations, including the so-called “Right-to-work,” to attack labor unions and workers’ rights. Our question is: If unions aren't needed anymore, why are corporations spending billions to destroy them? #1u
Cover of American Federation of Labor organizing leaflet which explained to workers their right to organize into unions of their choice, guaranteed by the National Labor Relations Act (Wagner Act) of 1935.
There are federal employment laws which impact your career. When professionals and executives transition IN or OUT of a company, there is a myriad of issues to consider. Employment Law: Do you know your rights?
Cesar Chavez, an Mexican American, best known for Latino American civil rights activists, and was strongly promoted by the American labor movement. His public- relations approached to unionism and aggressive but non-violent tactics made the farm workers' struggle morel cause with nation wide support.
Emma Goldman, anarchist and activist -- "If I can't dance, I don't want to be part of your revolution." Her life, from 1869-1940, spanned great movements of two centuries. She was an early advocate of free speech, birth control, women’s equality, and union organization. Deported from the USin 1919, she participated in great social and political movements of her age, including the Russian Revolution and the Spanish Civil War.