• Creator
  • Cannery Workers and Farm Laborers' Union
  • Created Date
  • 1937
  • Description
  • This is a flyer specifically addressed to the Japanese members of the CWFLU. It includes a list of union successes achieved for the year 1937, recent news regarding labor negotiations, and lastly it calls for Japanese solidarity with the union. It also cautions Japanese workers against siding with the Arai Union and encourages them to maintain unity among workers of all races by throwing their support in with the CWFLU. It reminds Japanese can... more
    This is a flyer specifically addressed to the Japanese members of the CWFLU. It includes a list of union successes achieved for the year 1937, recent news regarding labor negotiations, and lastly it calls for Japanese solidarity with the union. It also cautions Japanese workers against siding with the Arai Union and encourages them to maintain unity among workers of all races by throwing their support in with the CWFLU. It reminds Japanese cannery workers that in 1937 negotiations with the employers for fair wages were sabotaged by the Arai Union when the CWFLU had to sign for lower wages because of competitive bids from the Arai. <>br>Quote from the document: “Arai is due for one more big disappointment. Why? Because you Japanese workers have learned that to split away from your fellow workers of other races is to play right into the hands of the employers and the contractors and to place yourselves at their mercy. Because you know that to stick to the CWFLU is to protect your own... less
  • Format
  • text
    Flier
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2011