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Unions Championed Companies Over Migrant Laborers They Claim To Support

" Labor advocates, however, have since charged that the new union was really a stalking-horse for industry, not a champion for laborers, many of whom [...]

Labor advocates, however, have since charged that the new union was really a stalking-horse for industry, not a champion for laborers, many of whom come from Mexico. And instead of demanding that companies pay the carnival workers more, the advocates say the union deals assured the employers they would not have to do so.

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Publication Date: 23/12/2015
Source: Reuters
Author: Mica Rosenberg and Megan Twohey
Publication Date: 01/09/2015
Source: The New York Times
Author: Barry Meier