[Excerpt] "Uretek" has become sort of a legend among union health and safety activists. It has all the elements of a good labor storyworking conditions you wouldn't believe unless and until you saw them, a struggle that combined a strike by severely exploited workers with a wide array of tactics that eventually grabbed the attention of the entire state of Connecticut, and a clear-cut victory for both the workers and for health-and-safety activism in New England.
"ILG Organizing Sweatshops: An Interview with Danny Perez, ILG Organizer,"
Labor Research Review:
16, Article 9.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.ilr.cornell.edu/lrr/vol1/iss16/9