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THE MORNING READ: A new breed of leaders are atop the largest US unions today. Here are some faces to know
From the Associated Press: #Teamsters General President O’Brien featured as one of four labor leaders from across the United States leading workers and shaping the labor movement.
“Those demands have sparked grassroots organizing efforts across the country in the last year. And some of the nation’s largest unions have simultaneously been at the center of heated contract negotiations — with writers and actors hitting Hollywood picket lines, unionized auto workers striking at Detroit’s Big Three and UPS reaching a new deal to avert a work stoppage that could have significantly disrupted the nation’s supply chain.”


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