wildcat strike

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Wildcat Strike

A strike that employees take in small or large groups without the authorization of union representatives. This may happen when the employees believe both the union and the employer are treating them unfairly. Wildcat strikes are illegal in the United States. See also: Winter of Discontent.

wildcat strike

see STRIKE.
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The employees who instigate or participate in unauthorized strikes or work stoppages in violation of this Agreement shall be subject to discharge and discipline, in which event their sole recourse to the grievance and arbitration procedures shall be limited to the question of whether they did, in fact, instigate or participate in such strike or stoppage.
For unauthorized strikes, Z, and quits, Q, which are surely indicative of contemporary attitudes, the contemporary variables were used.
Unauthorized strikes, Z, have the least volatile influence on the attitude function and a rather small impact that declines from the earliest years and then settles into the .