Download
workers n.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Workers PowerPoint Presentation

Workers

196 Vues Download Presentation
Télécharger la présentation

Workers

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

  1. Workers

  2. Labor Unions • Organization of workers formed to protect its members

  3. Industrial Union • Union that organizes workers from all crafts in a particular industry • In 1893 Eugene Debs formed the American Railway Union- included all railroad workers Eugene Debs

  4. Collective Bargaining • Employers negotiate working conditions/pay for all workers with their union

  5. Strikes • Many strikes erupted into violence • Employers turned to the federal government/courts for help • Gov. sent troops, courts issued orders to break up unions • Why? • Government was in control of big business