# Find a link on the Internet to a video performance or sound recording of a song that deals with a union organizing or a labor dispute.
# Briefly explain what the song is about, including its historical significance, and the subject matter of its lyrics. (Hint: songwriters who composed or covered these sorts of songs in the U.S. in the 20th century include artists such as: Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, etc.)
# Include both the link and your explanation about the song in your answer.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 2:17 am ad1c9bdddf
Sound recording: Joan Baez, folk singer of the 60's to the present.
3 songs are song at a rally for Cesar Chavez, the famous Spanish American labor organizer of farm workers, mostly of Mexican descent. He organized the laborers of the 60's through the 80's to improve working conditions and the methods that were used to employ undocumented immigrants by growers. Growers would not improve working conditions ...
An analysis of an industrial labor relation song is brainstormed in the following posting. References are also provided to further validate the findings.
Employment regulation and agency
1. The last half of the 20th century saw development of the legal concepts that we know as EEO, Affirmative Action, Sexual (and other) Harassment, and several related ideas. Near the end of the century, we saw court decisions that recognized the rights of those who were adversely affected by the implementation of the ideas - so-called "reverse discrimination". Discuss what direction you believe this type of law will take in the next 20 years, and how businesses can prepare best to deal with that trend.
2. Unions have represented employees since before the United States was formed. In the U.S., unionism peaked in the 1935-1945 period, and steadily declined ever since. Currently, about 13% of all jobs are unionized. Think about why unions grew in the first place, and why they lost membership later. Discuss the future of unionism in the U.S., and how business should prepare for that future.View Full Posting Details