AWOC

(redirected from Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee)
AcronymDefinition
AWOCAgricultural Workers Organizing Committee
AWOCAegean Workshop on Computing
AWOCAlternate Wing Operations Center
AWOCAcquisition Workforce Oversight Council
AWOCAustralian Women's Organisation Conference
AWOCAuthentic Women of Canada (conference)
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The intervention of the Filipino-dominated Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee [AWOC] and of Chavez's National Farm Workers Association [NFWA] in 1965-1966 made it possible for these largely uncoordinated and dispersed strikes to find a common focus around the demand for union recognition.
13, 1995, Orinda, California, author's possession; Joe Munroe, Changing Faces On Our Land (Des Moines, 1990), 172-173; Grant Cannon, "Farm Labor Organizes," Farm Quarterly 16 (Spring 1961), 60-64, 160, publishing Munroe's photo essay on the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee.
He also led the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee and merged with the National Farm Workers Association led by labor leader Cesar Chavez to form the famous United Farm Workers of America.
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