COPE: Good Work for Democracy

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How many union members have asked you why unions are involved in politics? This film answers many questions that union members and the public often ask about labor's involvement in politics. Is COPE identified with a political party? How does it function? What are its goals? Historical background on labor's early involvement in politics throuth the Workingmen's parties is included along with a discussion of some current problems that can only be solved through political action.
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Description
00:16:18 hh:mm:ss; 16mm film
AFL-CIO Education Department Film Productions, Americans at Work
Accession AR1985-0195
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Access condition: public.
Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:714508; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/39823; Filename: labor-062111

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This item is accessible by: the public.