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Labor federation competition in the United States - Wikipedia, the ...

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A labor federation is a group of unions or labor organizations that are in some sense .... David Brundage explains pure and simple unionism as "the view that the labor movement should confine i...

"Pure and Simple": Making the Case for Unionism - History Matters

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Adolph Strasser, a leader of the cigarmakers' union, clearly articulated this emerging philosophy of “pure and simple unionism” in his 1883 testimony before the ...

pure-and-simple unionism | labour | Britannica.com

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But equally significant was the enunciation of a guiding labour philosophy—“pure and simpleunionism—under the aegis of Samuel Gompers and his circle of ...

Pure and Simple Radicalism: Putting the Progressive Era AFL in Its ...

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acterize the pure and simple trade unionism of the Progressive Era AFL.8 It is true that the AFL did not seek to end wage labor, market exchange, or private ...

Julie Greene, Pure and Simple Politics - JStor

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Julie Greene, Pure and Simple Politics: The American Federation of Labor and ... of the largest AFL member unions - most notably the United Mine Workers ...

Labor Movement - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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The founders of the afl translated this notion into the principle of “pure and simpleunionism: only by self-organization along occupational lines and by a ...

Today in labor history: Samuel Gompers dies at the age of 74 ...

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Dec 13, 2012 ... At first, Gompers believed in a pure-and-simple unionism that focused primarily on economic rather than political reform as the best way of ...

capital, labor, and state - University of Missouri-St. Louis

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Leaders of the American Federation of Labor (AFL) argued that if unions organized ..... workplace, advocates of "pure and simpleunionism angrily sank it.

American Federation of Labor - New World Encyclopedia

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Mar 11, 2016 ... The AFL represented a conservative "pure and simple unionism" that stressed ... The AFL's "business unionism" favored pursuit of workers' ...

The Western Labor Movement - Marxists Internet Archive

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The conventions of the Western Labor Unions, the Western Federation of Miners and ... The “pure and simple” element in Denver and vicinity, affiliated with the ...

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Samuel Gompers (1850 - 1924) - AFL-CIO

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Second, Gompers believed in a pure-and-simple unionism that focused primarily on economic rather than political reform as the best way of securing workers' ...

Adolph strasser and the origins of pure and simple unionism

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It was not until the precepts of business unionism (herein referred to as "pure and simple unionism") had been made explicit as a formula for trade-union stability ...

Samuel Gompers and the American Federation of ... - Digital History

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Gompers repudiated socialism and advocated a pragmatic "pure and simple" unionism that emphasized agreements with employees--which would spell out for ...