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  David Dubinsky - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dubinsky was somewhat disenchanted with Sigman's leadership by this point; while he was a wholehearted supporter of Sigman's attack on the CPUSA within the union, he thought that Sigman was too abrasive, alienating the right wing almost reflexively, given his dislike of "union bureaucrats" gained through his years in the IWW.
Dubinsky was unwilling, on the other hand, to split the AFL into two competing federations and did not follow Lewis and the Amalgamated Clothing Workers when they formed the Congress of Industrial Organizations as a rival to, rather than a part of, the AFL.
Dubinsky regained his former positions as a vice president and member of the executive council of the AFL in 1945.
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 Commemorative Chairs: David Dubinsky   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Dubinsky believed that the union should never “fight for bread alone.” In addition to securing pensions, unemployment insurance, increased minimum wages and a forty hour work week for his constituents, he also provided ILGWU members with cultural and leisure opportunities.
Dubinsky was also intimately involved with the various disputes among the AFL, the ILGWU, and the CIO (which he helped create in 1935 with John L. Lewis).
After the AFL and the CIO merged in 1955, Dubinsky was tasked to lead its Committee on Ethical Practices where he fought the influence of racketeering and organized crime which plagued many unions.
www.feri.org /kiosk/profile.cfm?QID=1827   (615 words)

 David Dubinsky Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
Dubinsky (originally Dobnievski) was born in Brest-Litovsk in Russian Poland on Feb. 22, 1892, the youngest of six children in a poor Jewish family.
Dubinsky, however, returned illegally to Lodz and to union affairs, only to be arrested in 1908 and this time sentenced to exile in Siberia.
Dubinsky's heritage to the labor movement was a belief in militant economic action, a trust in reform politics, and a faith in the justice of a socially conscious capitalism.
www.bookrags.com /biography/david-dubinsky   (877 words)

 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for :David
David was the virtual art dictator of France for a generation.
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 Commentary Magazine - The Schooling of David Dubinsky   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
DAVID DUBINSKY was born David Dobnievski in Brest-Litovsk fiftyseven years ago.
...Dubinsky liked him, but after the incident with Ivan he had been inclined to think that there was a difference, and a very important one, between workers and their intellectual leaders...
...David himself usually slept in the delivery wagon in the yardbut in winter his bed was in the kitchen...
www.commentarymagazine.com /Summaries/V8I2P45-1.htm   (5066 words)

 LIBERAL PARTY: Featured Article
Indeed, David Dubinsky, who headed the ILGWU until the mid-1960's, should probably be considered the father of the Liberal Party.
Dubinsky's autobiography tells of a little-known episode from the 1940 presidential campaign that underlay his concerns.
Dubinsky and the other pro-FDR leaders were able to secure the ALP nomination for FDR, but only after moving the session from the meeting hall to their hotel lobby and calling in police to take away those who were trying to disrupt the meeting.
www.liberalparty.org /vargoarticlep1.html   (1578 words)

 DUBINSKY, DAVID. The Columbia Encyclopedia: Sixth Edition. 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Although a vice president of the American Federation of Labor (AFL), he led (1935–36) his union in joining with the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).
When the AFL suspended the CIO unions (1936), Dubinsky resigned from the AFL.
He opposed, however, the establishment of the CIO on a permanent independent basis, and in 1938 he also broke with it, thus making the ILGWU independent until 1940 when it reaffiliated with the AFL.
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 David Dubinsky: a life with social significance (EXCERPT), Monthly Labor Review Online, Oct. 1994
Yet it was his, the child of a man for whom the presidency of a union was a means to live a life of social significance.
In 1932, David Dubinsky was elected President of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union.
Dubinsky liked to quip that, while both men were elected president in the same year, Dubinsky was elected before President Roosevelt.
www.bls.gov /opub/mlr/1994/10/art5exc.htm   (440 words)

 International Ladies Garment Workers Union — FactMonster.com
The Communists' drive for control of the union during the 1920s was defeated by moderates under the leadership of David Dubinsky.
Under the presidency of David Dubinsky, the ILGWU grew into one of the nation's most powerful and progressive unions, with a wide range of member benefits.
David Dubinsky - Dubinsky, David, 1892–1982, American labor leader, president (1932–66) of the...
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 David Dubinsky
David Dubinsky was a pivotal figure in the history of the US labor movement.
President of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union for over thirty years, Dubinsky turned the union from a struggling financial entity to one with assets in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
Under his guidance, the union took on issues such as the provision of health insurance, severance pay, retirement benefits, and a 35-hour work week.
www.multied.com /Bio/people/dubinsky.html   (83 words)

 Biographies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
David Dubinsky, Vice President, joined Siguler Guff as Controller in 2000 and is responsible for ensuring legal, audit and other reporting requirements for the firm’s investment services.
Dubinsky was a manager within the Assurance and Advisory Business Services department at Ernst and Young LLP, where he managed over 30 private equity/venture capital funds and verified compliance with the standards of the Association of Investment Management and Research “AIMR” for over 25 investment strategies.
Dubinsky holds a B.S. in Accounting from the State University of New York at Binghamton and is a Certified Public Accountant.
www.sigulerguff.com /biographies.html   (2694 words)

 Jewish History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Dubinsky, like Sidney Hillman, was arrested for organizing a Bakers’ Union in Lodz but managed to escape.
Dubinsky was active in the Jewish Labor Committee and a supporter the Histadrut, Israel's General Federation of Labor.
Aaron David Gordon (1856-1922), one of its founders, was considered to be the "Apostle" of the kibbutz movement.
www.davidsconsultants.com /jewishhistory/history?letter=d   (5424 words)

 Conroy, Simberg, Ganon, Krevans & Abel
David M. Drahos was born in Rockville, Connecticut, and earned his undergraduate degree with honors from Florida State University in 2003, where he received both a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Bachelor of Science in Communications.
David is also a member in the Association for Trail Lawyers of America, the American Bar Association, and the South Florida League of Young Professionals.
David S. Rothenberg was born in Brooklyn, New York, and earned his undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Florida Atlantic University in 2003, and his juris doctor from Nova Southeastern University in 2006.
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 David Talby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
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www.cs.huji.ac.il /~davidt   (566 words)

He headed his local union when he was 27 and became President of the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union in 1932, serving until 1966.
Dubinsky pioneered initiatives in housing, pension plans and health centers.
His union was one of the first to publicize its organization by creating a theme song for ad campaigns: "Look for the union label....".
www.galleryofhistory.com /archive/8_2001/business/DAVID_DUBINSKY.htm   (184 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
As an honored veteran of the trade union movement, David Dubinsky earned the respect of employers and employees alike.
A man of courage, vision, and integrity, he was a staunch foe of injustice whether its source was foreign or domestic, and he fought long and successfully to cleanse the American labor movement of both internal corruption and subversion by alien ideologies.
Dubinsky was president of the union from 1932 to 1966.
www.reagan.utexas.edu /archives/speeches/1982/91882c.htm   (121 words)

 AMAsearchdetail   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
In his teens, Dubinsky became involved in labor union activity in Poland.
Dubinsky helped John L. Lewis found the Committee for Industrial Organization (later the Congress of Industrial Organizations) in 1935.
Dubinsky was a founding member of the American Labor Party in New York State (1936), of the Liberal Party (1944), and of Americans for Democratic Action (1947).
www.fofweb.com /onfiles/ama/amasearchdetail.asp?recordpin=8067   (150 words)

 Nau Jacques Jean David: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
David Dubinsky, head of...Tyrone Guthrie, Jean-Louis Barrault...almost any how." Jacques Copeau revealed...the two years since Jacques Rouches production...performances at the David Lewis Club Theater...production.
Steinmetz David C. "The Superiority of Pre-Critical Exegesis...
NAU, JACQUES JEAN DAVID zhak zhaN daved no, c.1630 1671, French...in Campeche all his men were killed, but Nau, disguising himself, watched the celebration...Wrecked by a storm in the Gulf of Darien, Nau was killed by natives...
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 International Ladies Garment Workers Union
The communist coup ultimately failed and the moderates, led by David Dubinsky, remained in charge, but the episode cost the union much in terms of morale, time, and money.
When Dubinsky was elected president in 1932, the Depression was underway and the union was at an all-time low.
Dubinsky retired in 1966 and over the next thirty years what began as a trickle became a deluge, despite innovative consumer initiatives and organizing efforts with new immigrant groups.
www.nps.gov /elro/glossary/ilgwu.htm   (545 words)

 RUMEC RUMEC-related Papers and Preprints
Reflective abstraction and mathematics education: The genetic decomposition of induction and compactness, by Ed Dubinsky and P. Lewin.
The student's construction of quantification, by Ed Dubinsky, F. Elterman, and C. Gong.
The constructive aspects of reflective abstraction in advanced mathematics, by Ed Dubinsky.
www.cs.gsu.edu /~rumec/Papers/index.htm   (843 words)

 AllRefer.com - David Dubinsky (Labor, Biography) - Encyclopedia
David Dubinsky[dOObin´skE] Pronunciation Key, 1892–1982, American labor leader, president (1932–66) of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union (ILGWU), b.
He was a baker in his father's shop in Lodz (then in Russian Poland), and after becoming active in the bakers' union, he was banished (1908) to a Siberian prison.
His efforts at ousting corrupt union leaders culminated in the antiracket codes adopted by the AFL-CIO in 1957.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/D/Dubinsky.html   (395 words)

 The News Tribune (Lite) - Turow mines World War II for clumsy but heartfelt tale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
After David’s death, Stewart begins looking back at his father’s papers, hoping that they might yield a book for Stewart to write while the reader continues to hope Turow has written a thriller.
David has left behind his own long-winded though wrenching war memoir.
It turns out that David was tried for allowing an accused man, the dashing OSS Maj. Robert Martin, to escape.
www.thenewstribune.com /ae/v-lite/story/5312192p-4814795c.html   (844 words)

 TIME.com: "Eliza" v. "Overseer" -- Jan. 24, 1938 -- Page 1
But the Dubinsky speech last week was the first time that one member of the C. high command has attacked another in open forum.
Dubinsky declared that the peace negotiators had arrived at a basis for settlement but that the formula was personally vetoed by John L. Lewis.
In theory David Dubinsky is one of C. O.'s "Big Three"—with John Lewis of the United Mine Workers and Sidney Hillman of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,758934,00.html   (728 words)

 Dubinsky, David - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
DUBINSKY, DAVID [Dubinsky, David], 1892-1982, American labor leader, president (1932-66) of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union (ILGWU), b.
Although a vice president of the American Federation of Labor (AFL), he led (1935-36) his union in joining with the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).
Communist Organ Gets Greetings From Reps. Rangel and Serrano: 'David Dubinsky Must Be Rolling Over In His Grave'
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-dubinsky.html   (407 words)

 PortlandME - Aronson Young Leadership Award Winner 2005 - David Dubinsky (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.virginia.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
David is genuinely involved with the future of the JCA, and I know that he will continue his leadership role in our community,” he continued.
David and his wife Alice, will have an all-expense-paid trip to the UJC General Assembly annual conference in Toronto, Canada in November, 2005.
David is married to Rabbi Alice Dubinsky of Congregation Bet Ha’am in South Portland.
www.mainejewish.org.cob-web.org:8888 /content_display.html?ArticleID=115846   (461 words)

 Abraham Lincoln's Affair With the Gray Lady - November 21, 2005 - The New York Sun
PARMET'S PARTY American labor leader David Dubinsky (1892-1982) led the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union, but he was widely recognized outside of labor circles, according to Michael Nash, head of NYU's Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive.
Nash was praising Robert Parmet's book, "The Master of Seventh Avenue: David Dubinsky and the American Labor Movement" (New York University Press) at a book party on Tuesday at the SEIU Building on Sixth Avenue.
The Russian-born Dubinsky survived exile to Siberia in 1911 and immigrated to America, where he helped found the Americans for Democratic Action and was an energetic supporter of the young state of Israel.
www.nysun.com /article/23295   (477 words)

 U.S. Department of Labor - Labor Hall of Fame - David Dubinsky
An immigrant from Czarist oppression, David Dubinsky found a career in the U.S. as a cutter in the New York garment industry and as a leader in the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union.
As President of the union, he pioneered in efforts for social legislation, for labor education, and for human rights worldwide.
A founder of the American Labor Party, then the Liberal Party, and as a strong supporter of Franklin Roosevelt and as and adviser and confidant of Presidents, he helped to realize the dream of millions of immigrants who looked to America as the Promised Land.
www.dol.gov /oasam/programs/laborhall/1993_dubinsky.htm   (166 words)

 Jewish Labor and the Holocaust   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The role of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union and its indefatigable president, David Dubinsky, in JLC affairs can hardly be overestimated.
With more than 200,000 members by 1940, Dubinsky had an impressive base from which to operate.
A native of Lodz, Poland, with a Bundist background, Dubinsky was deeply committed to the JLC effort.
www.nyu.edu /library/bobst/collections/exhibits/tam/JLC/5.3war.html   (220 words)

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