The Flight Attendant Rebellion: A History of the Independent Federation of Flight Attendants at TWA

It’s women’s history month and time for some feminist labor history on the Heartland Labor Forum. We’ll ask Mary Ellen Miller how stewardesses at TWA became flight attendants and split from their male-dominated union to form IFFA, the Independent Union of Flight Attendants and about their 1986 strike. Our Feature is Safety First with Mary Erio. We’ll also be pitching for funds for KKFI. Please make a donation to Heartland Labor Forum and KKFI by calling 888-931-0901 or at

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