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Session #22
Interviewee: Moe Foner
Interviewer: Dan North
Place: New York, New York
Date: March 5, 2001


This is Dan North interviewing Moe Foner on March 5, 2001.


This is Moe Foner continuing the oral history interview.


In the late 1980s, 1199 started work organizing home-care workers, and the general mood of that effort was in some ways reminiscent, I would think, of the organizing of hospital workers in 1959, with the crusade to organize low-paid, exploited, forgotten workers who, until that point, had been ignored by the labor movement. Do you want to start in there at that point telling us about how [cross talk]

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