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What Labor Icon Joe Hill Can Still Teach the World 100 Years After His Death
Julie Gutman Dickinson
Partner in Union-Side Law Firm Bush, Gottlieb
If legendary labor activist Joe Hill were alive today - and some contend that he is - he would have plenty to say about the state of the American worker. And the country, if it listened, would have plenty to learn.
Union Busters At Major U.S. Companies Caught On Tape
This Congressman Wants To Give You The Right To Sue Union Busters
Can This Guy Help Turn Around Organized Labor?
Major Union To Rejoin Forces With Largest Labor Federation
Walmart Workers Gearing Up For Nationwide Action
Pomona Firings Show the Paradox of Immigrant Labor Organizing
PhD student, Harvard University
Fixing immigration and fixing labor are inseparable. Immigration reform could give increasing freedom to workers to organize without fear, but without vigorous protections on organizing, employers still hold all the cards.
Labor Day of Mourning: The Religious Challenge in a Shattered Job Market
Rev. Peter Laarman
Executive Director, Progressive Christians Uniting
What happens when we Americans can no longer measure our value -- or even feel very human -- based on our paid work? Where is our self-worth to be centered and nurtured in this unsettling new world?
Labor's Election Ground War -- And How The Media Is Missing It
Union Leader/Organizer, Author, Strategist
Karen Ackerman believes the election will very close and the AFL-CIO is launching the "broadest, biggest efforts in its history" -- 250,000 volunteers in 24 priority states will be deployed.
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