Gene Mitchell

MitchellGInterviewee: Gene Mitchell
Year: 2002
Location: Edmonton
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Index: Executive Secretary of AFL; Oil, Chemical & Atomic Workers; Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers Union; Labour lawyers set up company unions; First union in petro chemical industry; Building the NDP in Alberta; Ernest Manning, politics, religion and Social Credit; AFL’s Bodie invites Bill Graham to Alberta; Bodie and Ken Pugh draft labour law in NWT; Ken Pugh answers directly to Manning; Roy Jamha becomes Chairman of the Workers’ Compensation Board; Growth of public sector unions; Squabble in CLC over convention representation; Building trades unions leave CLC; AFL membership reaches 120,000; CCF Armchair Socialists; The Gale Commission; The bosses Christmas present