Game Design Labor UnionsLabor unions are something that very prominently in American history. The purpose of Labor Unions (LU) is to give workers in very large companies an organized legal voice. They can barter with company heads over issues such as working conditions, wages and benefits. They have been in place in this country since the early 1800s and the primary function has changed little, though at the time, they were really more concerned about wages than anything else. Unions were first formed by women workers in 1834-36, notably in reaction to the conditions and wages found in sweat shops.
The original purpose of the unions is both necessary and noble. The common people need to have legal representation in something other than criminal law, and working conditions that were safe. Many of the factories, mines and workshops in this country and around the world were operating under terrible conditions. A prime example was that i