1. Jake10

    Do you support the concept of worker unions?

    What are your thoughts about unions and what they do?
  2. Z

    Were Castile and Aragon in a personal union or were they a United Kingdom?

    During the reign of Isabella and Ferdinand, that is. I either see conflicting information or not a lot, so I was curious to know if anyone here knows how they co-ruled together and whether they had a united monarchy that let both use their powers in Castile and Aragon? Or was Isabella Queen of...
  3. hughito

    Trade unions under dictatorship

    Hi all, i want to ask you, if you know about some literature, studies etc: title topic Everything about trade unions under dictatorship, but also more generally works about trade unions, maybe some literature about corporatism or how economy functioned under nacism/fascism etc. Especially...
  4. Menshevik

    Mandatory Unions: Yay or Nay?

    A friend of mine thinks mandatory unions would be good for society. He says unions are the only medium by which the working man can get a seat at the table of capitalism, and really gain something for himself. I'm all for unions, but not mandatory ones. As a business owner, you should be able to...
  5. M

    Opinions on a World Goverments and Unions

    What are your opinions on a World government system like the UN or goverment Unions, Trade Unions, and Military alliances like NATO and EU?
  6. M

    Why did labor unions never become banks?

    Looking back on the labor movement, especially of the 19th and early 20th century, you tend to notice that labor unions had little trouble raising pretty significant amounts of capital. Sub-national unions in the United States, for example, easily built up 'warchests' of hundreds of thousands of...
  7. Naomasa298

    Workers' unions are detrimental

    Workers' unions exist for the protection of their members, and utilise their collective bargaining powers to pressure politicians and employers to improve pay and conditions for their profession. However, I contend that unions are detrimental to the end consumer. It seems to be the case that...
  8. Panthera tigris altaica

    Who was the best of the Soviet Unions General Secretaries

    For the sake of simplicity and Stalin's elevating the role of the office to preeminence over the rest from 1922 until his death in 1952, the focus is on the General/First Secretary until 1990 rather than any other head of Government. So vote for who you think was the best.
  9. M

    Women and unions 1860 - 1930

    Hey all. I'm having difficulty finding information about the relationship between British women and trade unions inbetween the time periods of 1860 - 1930. I was wondering if anyone here could help, and I'd also be very grateful for source info :)
  10. Robespierre

    Labor Unions - Good, bad, or indifferent?

    What is your views on labor unions? I think a proper response would include some history. Do you love union labors and think they've always been proper throughout history? Do you hate them now but not in history? Etc.
  11. Isoroku295


    Whats your opinion on them? Just in general. PLEASE, feel free to argue, I need to see arguments, otherwise it won't help me determine anything (much like in a court of law).