Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 

August 22, 2019

On This Day in 1945
Five flight attendants formed the Airline Stewardess Association, the first labor union representing flight attendants. They were reacting to an industry in which women were forced to retire at the age of 32, remain single, and adhere to strict weight, height and appearance requirements. The association later became the Association of Flight Attendants, now a division of the Communications Workers of America.
- Voices of Labor

Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?

In Case You Missed It
Updated On: Aug 09, 2019

  • America’s workers need a labor union comeback
  • Presidential candidates shouldn’t ignore worker concerns
  • NLRB rolls back workers rights to concerted activity
  • Retail workers scared to go to work after shootings
  • Public service unions still strong a year after Janus
  • Stopping “Scabby the Rat’ is latest NLRB ploy
  • The myth of the rugged individual
  • Political realities have stacked the deck against American workers
  • The poultry industry recruited them. Now ICE raids are devastating their communities.


 
 
Teamsters Local 355
Copyright © 2019, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

877091 hits since
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image