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Our labor unions are not narrow, self-seeking groups. They have raised wages, shortened hours, and provided supplemental benefits. Through collective bargaining and grievance procedures, they have brought justice and democracy to the shop floor.
The only thing workers have to bargain with is their skill or their labor. Denied the right to withhold it as a last resort, they become powerless. The strike is therefore not a breakdown of collective bargaining-it is the indispensable cornerstone of that process.
The strongest bond of human sympathy outside the family relation should be one uniting working people of all nations and tongues and kindreds.
It is one of the characteristics of a free and democratic nation that it have free and independent labor unions.
Join the union, girls, and together say Equal Pay for Equal Work.
Never forget, people DIED for the eight hour workday.