The American Federationist, Volume 23 (Google eBook)

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American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1916 - Labor unions
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Page 633 - by way of descent, and imparting to the owner the power of disposition from himself and his successors." (Austin, Jurisprudence). "The sole and despotic dominion which one claims and exercises over the external things of the world in total exclusion of the right of any other individual in the world." (Blackstone.) It will be seen
Page 534 - unless necessary to prevent irreparable injury to property or to a property right of the party making the application, for which injury there is no adequate remedy at law, and such property or property right must be described with particularity in the application, which must be in writing and
Page 534 - any case involving or growing out of a dispute concerning terms or conditions of employment, unless necessary to prevent irreparable injury to property or to a property right of the party making the application, for which injury there is no adequate remedy at law, and such property or property right must be described with particularity in the application, which must be in writing and
Page 285 - One precedent creates another. They soon accumulate, and constitute law. What yesterday was fact, today is doctrine. Examples are supposed to justify the most dangerous measures, and where they do not suit exactly, the defect is supplied by analogy. Be assured that the laws which protect us in our civil rights grow out of
Page 256 - I honor the man who is ready to sink Half his present repute for the freedom to think, And when he has thought, be his cause strong or weak, Will sink t'other half for the freedom to speak; Caring naught for what vengeance the mob has in store, Let that mob be the upper ten thousand or lower.
Page 56 - Provided, however, That no part of this money shall be spent in the prosecution of any organization or individual for entering into any combination or agreement having in view the increasing of wages, shortening of hours or bettering the conditions of labor, or for any act done in furtherance thereof, not in itself unlawful. It
Page 55 - Provided, however, That no part of this money shall be spent in the prosecution of any organization or individual for entering into any combination or agreement having in view the increasing of wages, shortening of hours or bettering the conditions of labor, or for any act done in furtherance thereof, not in itself unlawful.
Page 633 - That which occupies the time, attention and labor of men for the purpose of livelihood or profit; that which occupies the time, attention and labor of men for the purpose of profit and improvement.
Page 255 - thirty nor more than forty words in ordinary use, printed in plainly legible type in some one of the various languages or dialects of immigrants. Each alien may designate the particular language or dialect in which he desires the examination to be made, and shall be required to read the words printed on the slip in such language or dialect.
Page 663 - It has long been my opinion and I have never shrunk from its expression, that the germ of dissolution of our federal government is in the judiciary, an irresponsible body working like gravity by day and by night, gaining a little today and a little tomorrow and advancing its noiseless step like a thief over the field of jurisdiction until all shall be usurped.

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