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Follows the 1972 contract negotiations between USWA Local 4041 in Hammond, Indiana, and Taylor Chain. A relatively new union (founded 1967) Local 4041 members are shown discussing contract negotiations before and during an eight week strike action.
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In 1981-2, the Kartemquin filmmakers returned to the Taylor Chain plant to show labor and management working together against the odds, trying to save the plant from becoming the latest victim of anti-union legislation and the globalization of cheap, exploitable labor.