Labor affects every person regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, sexuality, or age. To a significant extent, labor defines the lives we live. Labor also provides food, clothing, and housing. We can examine how the organization of labor shapes our communities and government policies.
By Day 3
Post at least two paragraphs in which you respond to the following:
- Discuss one aspect of government that has either been shaped by or has opposed a specific labor movement.
- Describe which ideas you found challenging when reading about the labor movement.
- Explain how the achievements of one or more labor movements may have affected you or a family member. Be specific.