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John Sweeney, labor leader, dead at 86

February 04, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: Sweeney (Encyclopaedia Britannica article) led the AFL-CIO from 1995 to 2009. His successor said that Sweeney, once a member of the US bishops’ Committee on Domestic Policy, “was guided into unionism by his Catholic faith.”

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