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Memories of building the UAW

J. S. Napier

Memories of building the UAW

by J. S. Napier

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Published by Canadian Party of Labour in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Napier, J. S. -- 1910-,
  • International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. -- History.,
  • Strikes and lockouts -- Automobile industry -- Ontario -- History.,
  • Labor disputes -- Ontario -- History.,
  • Labor unions -- Canada -- Officials and employees -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.S. Napier.
    ContributionsStone, Ken, 1946-, Canadian Party of Labour.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15458653M
    ISBN 100969100612
    OCLC/WorldCa15979096

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Why organize a book club. Book clubs can teach valuable skills for union leaders such as learning how to articulate an opinion and present an argument.

Mission and Structure Under the International Union, UAW Constitution, our union is required to provide a strong and relevant member education program. Member education is so important to the UAW that a portion of every member’s dues dollar is allocated to education to grow member knowledge, understanding and strength.

The UAW Constitution also requires that. Building Memories is an interactive art book documenting the intrinsic histories, as well as personal and collective memories of four public buildings which have helped shape the nation. These were the National Library (), the National Theatre (), the Singapore Conference Hall and Trade Union House () and the National Stadium ().

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By January , the UAW had purchased 1, heavily wooded acres along the shores of Black Lake. A skilled craftsman and tool and die maker by trade, Reuther, envisioned the center to be aligned with nature.