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- AFL (disambiguation): Add brief definition or description
- AFL-CIO: Single union formed in 1955 from a merger between the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).
- CIA influence on public opinion: Add brief definition or description
- Congress of Industrial Organizations: The Congress of Industrial Organizations was a federation of labor unions that organized workers in industrial unions into the United States and Canada from 1935 to 1955, when it merged with the AFL to form the AFL-CIO.
- Chinese Exclusion Act : Law passed by the United States Congress in 1882 that attempted to prevent the large scale immigration of Chinese workers into America.
- Civilian Conservation Corps : Add brief definition or description
- Fair Deal : The liberal domestic policies recommended to Congress by U.S. President Harry Truman in his second term, 1949-52. Few proposals passed.
- Gilded Age : the post-Civil War era in American history, from 1865 to 1901, which saw unprecedented economic, industrial, and population expansion.
- John L. Lewis : American labor leader who was a prominent figure in the United Mine Workers (UMW) and later formed the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).
- Labor Unions, U.S., History : Add brief definition or description
- Milwaukee, Wisconsin : Name of the largest city and largest county in the state of Wisconsin and 22nd-largest city in the U.S.A.
- New Deal Coalition : The alignment of interest groups and voting blocks who supported the New Deal and voted for Democratic presidential candidates from 1932 until approximately 1966.
- Samuel Gompers : A prominent American labor union leader born in 1850 and died in 1924.
- United Auto Workers : American and Canadian labor union, founded 1935.
- Woodrow Wilson : 28th U.S. President (1913-1921); founded the Federal Reserve and brought his country to fight both the Mexicans in the Mexican Revolution and the Central Powers in World War One.
- World War II, Homefront, U.S. : A description of life in the U.S. during World War II.