Category: Labor Activism
Iowa’s Republican legislative majorities assumed that an aggressive anti-union law would persuade public employees to abandon their unions. Instead they created a backlash
Wobblies of the World is a valuable contribution to this niche field of labor studies
The demand for fewer working hours is about liberation — both individual and collective
What can unions do to create the understanding that leads to unity?
In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, as Puerto Rico faces government neglect, unions’ relief efforts have been critical
Will Unions be Part of the Solution Or the Problem?
Worker-managed agreements are finally improving conditions for Florida’s tomato pickers
What Does It Mean for Labor and for the Climate?
The danger here is that corporate “modernization” proposals that make NAFTA even worse for working people at home and abroad will continue to be agreed to quickly
Locals are building leadership structures inside the workplace that can not only keep member numbers up but also lay the basis for shop floor campaigns—where members act on their own behalf on the job