Cracked: How Telephone Operators Took on Canada's Largest Corporation ... And Won

Cracked: How Telephone Operators Took on Canada's Largest Corporation ... And Won

by Joan M. Roberts (Author)

The campaign to unionize Bell Canada's huge workforce of operators, most of them overworked and underpaid women, was a central event in Canada's labour history. Joan Roberts tells the story of how determined campaigners won a major victory for working women, and established new standards for so-called "pink collar" jobs of the day.

Book details

Publication date
December 19, 2015
Publisher
Page count
384
ISBN
9781459731745
Paper ISBN
9781459731721
File size
2.7 MB