dock-worker


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dock-worker

n
another name for docker
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Charlotte will honour her family history and open a memorial garden dedicated to the former dock-workers of Cardiff.
On June 9, thousands of dock-workers and union members rallied in solidarity with five longshoremen, dubbed the "Charleston Five," who are charged with "felony rioting." (The Charleston Five are pictured above, from left to right: Kenneth Jefferson, Rick Simmons, Peter Washington, Elijah Ford, and Jason Edgerton.) All are members of the predominantly black International Longshoremen's Association Local 1422 and 1771.
Louis workers could not expect to make much progress as long as dock-workers in Memphis received low pay.