The 40 hour work week, minimum wage, paid vacation, healthcare, lunch breaks, all won by Unions before WWll. Since then all of these gains have been under attack by the indolent wealth of our country. Louisiana is a "Right to Work" state, which is a scam to benefit employers. "Right to Work gives workers the right to die and nothing more.
This video is from the Untied Steel Workers but it applies to every Union and every worker.