History of Labor Unions
By: Brandon Gabrielson
Conditions Before Unions
Why Unions Formed
In the beginning labor unions were formed in order to bring the work day from 12 hours to 10 hours. It was not successful because labor unions were not very popular, but years later when the Knights of Labor was formed it was more popular and they were able to fight for their goal.
Examples of Unions
Conditions after the formation of unions
History of Unions in Wisconsin
Current State of Unions
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"History of Labor Unions Summary & Analysis." Shmoop. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 Jan. 2013.