Social Studies

Which was the main reason for the slow growth of labor unions in the United States during the 19th century?

a. Presence of language and cultural barriers among workers

b. Existence of adequate wages and good working conditions

c. Lack of public and legal support for union activities

d. Rejection of unionization by skilled workers

I think it may be B, or maybe C, but I'm not sure. Please help.

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  1. B is definitely wrong. Employers paid as little as possible and worked the employees long hours with few safety regulations.

    C is the best answer.

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