South Australian will go to the polls to elect the next State Government on the…
The strongest bond of human sympathy outside the family relation should be one uniting working people of all nations and tongues and kindreds.
The important role of union organizations must be admitted: their object is the representation of the various categories of workers, their lawful collaboration in the economic advance of society, and the development of the sense of their responsibility for the realization of the common good.
It is one of the characteristics of a free and democratic nation that it have free and independent labor unions.
Never forget, people DIED for the eight hour workday.
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.
“History is a great teacher. Now everyone knows that the labor movement did not diminish the strength of the nation but enlarged it. By raising the living standards of millions, labor miraculously created a market for industry and lifted the whole nation to undreamed of levels of production. Those who attack labor forget these simple…