Marcus Widenor is Associate Professor, Emeritus, at the University of Oregon's Labor Education and Research Center. He received history degrees from Antioch College and the University of Massachusetts. His research includes work on Oregon labor history, industrial relations in the wood products industry, and public sector labor law.
Irvin Henry Fletcher (1932-)
Irvin “Irv” Henry Fletcher was president of the Oregon AFL-CIO during the 1980s and 1990s, a period of significant change in the state’s economy. During his tenure, the state’s labor movement morphed from one dominated by wood products unions, which had their start during the Great Depression, to one led by public employee unions. Fletcher …