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Playing Chicken


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Lumber Bridge is a small town, population 94 according to the 2010 census, located in Robeson County. Mountaire Farms Lumber Bridge plant employs 2,000 workers from the surrounding area to slaughter and process chickens. The United Food and Commercial Worker Union, the second-largest non-public sector union in the country, is trying to unionize the plant. Smith reports their progress in the face of management resistance.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 31 Issue 16, April 2014, p16-18, il  (Periodical website)
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