Among the few people that are committed to fighting for the rights of workers, we have Irish activist James.
James works hard to ensure that workers are not oppressed by their employers. James has made strides in ensuring that the rights of workers are protected. He did so by creating the General Workers Union and the Irish Transport Union.
The two unions act as bridges that connect the employers and the workers in so far as the rights of the employees are concerned. James Larkin is a committed activist. He considers activism as something he was destined to do. He has a massive passion for what he does.
Born in Liverpool, England, Jim dedicated most of his time as a teenager getting ready for his career. Despite the fact that Jim had an impact and a lot of influence as an entrepreneur, he did not receive a formal education. His family lived in squalor and could not afford to take him or his siblings through school.
He, therefore, was not a beneficiary of formal education. However, this did not stop him. He overcame all these obstacles and made a lucky and honorable man out of himself. When he attained minimum age, Jim did menial jobs so that he could support his family.
As a worker at the docks in Liverpool, Jim experienced a fair share of what hardships employees were subjected to. Cruel employers mistreated them.
It was then that he mastered a voice and spoke against brutal employers. He became a member of National Union of Dock Laborers so that he could continue his fight for employees’ rights.
As time went by, Jim became more vocal as an activist in the corporate world. He took part in programs that aimed at improving the relationship between employers and their employees.
Some of the things he managed to achieve was the need for better working conditions for European laborers. James Larkin can never be forgotten for contributions in the business industry.