The History of the Labor Movement

  1. 5. the concept of labor rights that individuals in the same workplace be given equal pay.
  2. 6. action taken together by a group of people whose goal is to enhance their condition and achieve a common objective.
  3. 9. a bombing that took place at a labor demonstration on Tuesday, May 4, 1886, at Haymarket Square in Chicago.
  4. 11. the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect.
  5. 12. just behavior or treatment.
  6. 14. negotiation of wages and other conditions of employment by an organized body of employees.
  7. 18. a foundational statute of United States labor law which guarantees the right of private sector employees to organize into trade unions.
  8. 20. a person involved in the ownership and management of industry.
  1. 1. the use of children in industry or business, especially when illegal or considered inhumane.
  2. 2. an event or period marking a turning point in a situation.
  3. 3. a place where people work, such as an office or factory.
  4. 4. try to reach an agreement or compromise by discussion.
  5. 7. a period of major industrialization during the late 1700s and early 1800s that began in Britain and spread throughout the world.
  6. 8. impartial and just treatment or behavior without favoritism or discrimination.
  7. 10. the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, and opportunities.
  8. 13. a person or group of people who are standing or walking around outside a building to protest about something.
  9. 15. a violent disturbance of the peace by a crowd.
  10. 16. people who campaign to bring about political or social change.
  11. 17. without compassion for misery or suffering; cruel.
  12. 19. publicly recommend or support.