the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations

the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations UK US noun WORKPLACE
THE AFL-CIO(Cf. ↑the AFL-CIO)

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  • American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations — noun the largest federation of North American labor unions; formed in 1955 • Syn: ↑AFL CIO • Hypernyms: ↑federation * * * a federation of trade unions formed in 1955 by merger. Abbr.: AFL CIO …   Useful english dictionary

  • American Federation of Labor — Die American Federation of Labor (in den Vereinigten Staaten umgangsspr. AF of L, kurz AFL, heute American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL CIO)) war einer der ersten Facharbeitergewerkschaftsbünde in den USA. Er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Congress of Industrial Organizations — ☆ Congress of Industrial Organizations n. a group of affiliated labor unions in the U.S. and Canada, founded in 1938 and merged with the American Federation of Labor in 1955 to form the AFL CIO …   English World dictionary

  • Congress of Industrial Organizations — Logo of the Congress of Industrial Organizations The Congress of Industrial Organizations, or CIO, proposed by John L. Lewis in 1932, was a federation of unions that organized workers in industrial unions in the United States and Canada from 1935 …   Wikipedia

  • American Federation of Labor–Congress of Industrial Organizations — ▪ labour organization Introduction       American (United States) federation of autonomous labour unions formed in 1955 by the merger of the AFL (founded 1886), which originally organized workers in craft unions, and the CIO (founded 1935), which …   Universalium

  • Congress of Industrial Organizations — (CIO)    Faced with declining trade union membership following the onset of the Great Depression and with members facing reduced hours or wages, in 1934 elements within the American Federation of Labor (AFL), led by John L. Lewis of the… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • American Federation of Labor — Fédération américaine du travail L American Federation of Labour (AFL Fédération américaine du travail) était un syndicat nord américain fondé en 1886. Elle s est réunifiée en 1955 avec le Congrès des organisations industrielles pour former l AFL …   Wikipédia en Français

  • American Federation of Labor — n. a federation of labor unions of the U.S. and Canada, founded in 1886: merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955 …   English World dictionary

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