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Unformatted text preview: to pull out of ALF-CIO to do more things but bided time with Kennedy as Kennedy wanted a united labor front. Reuther creates a coalition of conscience (composed of civil rights groups and students). He finances Students for a Democratic Society. Port Huron document: liberals in power, high wealth. Port Huron solution look to labor to become active. New left has roots in the labor movement. Differentiate old, new left, and liberalism. Old left 30s and 40s comes out of labor work, unions, wages, maybe communism. Liberalism 40s-70s welfare state top down, great society Democrats in power, government planning, regulation of economy. New Left in 60s and 70s are suspicious of old left....
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2009 for the course ILRCB 3060 taught by Professor Cowiej during the Fall '08 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Fall '08