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ù Eighthour workday.
ù Workers’ cooperatives.
ù Workerowned factories.
ù Abolition of child and prison labor.
ù Increased circulation of greenbacks.
ù Equal pay for men and women.
ù Safety codes in the workplace.
ù Prohibition of contract foreign labor.
ù Abolition of the National Bank. Labo r Unre s t: 1870-1900 The Gre at Railro ad S trike
o f 1877 Haymarke t Rio t (1886) McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. Haymarke t Martyrs The Ame ric an Fe de ratio n
o f Labo r: 1886 Samuel Gompers Ho w the AF o f L
Wo uld He lp the Wo rke rs
ù Catered to the skilled worker.
ù Represented workers in matters of national legislation.
ù Maintained a national strike fund.
ù Evangelized the cause of unionism.
ù Prevented disputes among th...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EL ED 365 taught by Professor Brothermercier during the Fall '11 term at BYU.
- Fall '11