CHRONOLOGICAL Trade Union and Labour Rights in the USA (1865-1992)

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  • Created on: 17-05-19 20:34

Date/period

Event(s)

1865

1869 - Knights of Labour

American Federation of Labour

1886 - Haymarket Affair

1890 - Sherman Anti-trust Act

1892 - Homestead Strike

1894 - Pullman Strike

1905 - Lochner vs. New York

1914 - Clayton Anti-trust Act 

1914-1918 - Impact of WW1

1914 - Welfare Capitalism

1933 - National Industry Recovery Act

1935 - National Labour Relations (Wagner) Act

1941 - Fair Employment Practices Commission 

1939 - 1945 - Impact of WW2

1947 - Taft-Hartley Act

1950-69 - Post War America

1960 - 63 - Kennedy's New Frontier

1963 - 68 - Johnson's Great Society

1960 - 1970  - Overview

MISC.

1981 - PATCO Strike

By 1992...

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