Irving Brown

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Person.png Irving Brown   PowerbaseRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
(Trade unionist)
Irving Brown.jpg
Born5 October 1911
Bronx, New York City, United States
Died14 July 1989 (Age 77)
Paris, France
NationalityUS
Alma materColumbia University

Irving Brown was a US labor leader.[1]

Activities

In 1949, alongside Jay Lovestone, he supported the spin-off of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU) from the World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU).

Established in France, he headed the international relations of the AFL-CIO from his offices at 10, rue de la Paix in Paris. From 1951 to 1954, the CIA division headed by Thomas Braden provided $1 million a year to Brown and Lovestone ($1,600,000 in 1954).[2]


 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)
Bilderberg/195611 May 195613 May 1956Denmark
Fredensborg


References

  1. http://www.substancenews.net/articles.php?page=4794
  2. Frédéric Charpier, La CIA en France. 60 ans d'ingérence dans les affaires françaises, Seuil, 2008, p. 40-43. See also Les belles aventures de la CIA en France, 8 January 2008, Bakchich.


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