Germany - German Trade Union Confederation celebrates 70th birthday - October 31, 2019

The German Trade Union Confederation (DGB, Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund) was founded 70 years ago. At this occasion, employers’ associations and political parties praised the DGB for its important role in representing the workers' interest in the broader context of the German social market economy which still is the fundamental ideological underpinning of German capitalism.

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