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    :: Sunday, September 18, 2005 ::

    Union women unite in Detroit - By KIM NORRIS, Detroit Free Press
    Verlene Jones, a delegate from Seattle, where she works as lead organizer for the AFL-CIO central labor council, said CLUW exists to 'make sure women's issues are at the top of the agenda at unions that don't always reflect diversity.

    'The labor movement was put together to protect white males,' she said. 'CLUW exists to make sure women have a voice.'
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