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The State of the Unions
Aired 11/2/1995

The recent AFL-CIO election brought new leaders to America’s labor movement. What happens next? Think Tank discusses the state of American labor.
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  Barry Bluestone
    professor of political economy at the University of Massachusetts, author of Negotiating the Future: A Labor Perspective on American Business
  Leo Troy
    professor of economics at Rutgers University
  Samuel Estreicher
    professor of economics at Rutgers University, author of The Twilight of Private Unionism
  Albert Shanker
    president of the American Federation of Teachers, member-National Board of Professional Teaching Standards

Originally Aired: 11/2/1995

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