During Texpack, for instance, the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) issued pamphlets trying to damage the strike and break the local, claiming it was destined to be ineffectual.
What does TWUA stand for?
TWUA stands for Textile Workers Union of America (est. 1939)
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We have 2 other meanings of TWUA in our Acronym Attic
- Tenants and Workers United
- Texarkana Water Utilities (Texarkana, TX and Texarkana, AR)
- Texas Wesleyan University
- Texas Woman's University
- That's What's Up
- Transport Workers Union
- Transport Workers Union of America
- Trinity Western University
- Two Worlds United
- Texas Water Utilities Association
- Transport Workers' Union of Australia
- Transportation Workers Union of America
- The Writers' Union of Canada
- Trustworthy Ubiquitous Computing (International Workshop)
- The Wireless University Forum (online community; UK)
- Trinity Western University Foundation (Canada)
- Thames Water Utilities Ltd. (UK)
- Traveling Wave Ultrasonic Motor
- The Woodlands United Methodist Church (Texas)
- Temporary Water Use Permit
Samples in periodicals archive:
Subsequently, Rosen earned a master's degree in economics, also from Rutgers, and was recruited to be the education director for the Textile Workers Union of America, a leading organization in the post-World War II drive to organize industrial workers in the American South.
More often than not, the Textile Workers Union of America acceded to southern segregation, hoping thereby to avoid the divisiveness of racial politics and gain white union representation in the textile mills.
The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union of America has become involved in the proposed Burlington reorganization.
In his pre-legal career, he was an official with the Textile Workers Union of America, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, and the Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union.
Whiteness ultimately tells us little about how and why white mill hands resisted their white employers by unionizing and striking, what conditions favoured or undermined their actions, or why the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) in Floyd County was "initially at the forefront of changes in race relations .
This quotation summarizes the thesis and content of a well-written and thoroughly researched history of the Textile Workers Union of America in the South.
The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union was formed in 1976 when the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America and the Textile Workers Union of America merged.