John L. Lewis Quotes

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Born: February 12, 1880, Lucas, Iowa, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Washington, District of Columbia, USA, June 11, 1969
Occupation: Organization founder

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If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.
- John L. Lewis

2.
Let the workers organize. Let the toilers assemble. Let their crystallized voice proclaim their injustices and demand their privileges. Let all thoughtful citizens sustain them, for the future of Labor is the future of America.
- John L. Lewis

3.
The men in the steel industry who sacrificed their all were nor merely aiding their fellows at home but were adding strength to the cause of their comrades in all industry.
- John L. Lewis

4.
Workers have kept faith in American institutions. Most of the conflicts, which have occurred have been when labor's right to live has been challenged and denied.
- John L. Lewis

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