Is a New Labor Movement Emerging?

Is a New Labor Movement Emerging?

Is the uprising at Amazon the beginning of a new labor movement? In 2020, a group of workers decided to fight back against the risks of the pandemic. Out on Staten Island, New York, they were going to work while white-collar types were staying home and ordering on...
Unions Offer Protection to Hard-Working People

Unions Offer Protection to Hard-Working People

Have you ever worked in a chicken house? For that matter, in any slaughterhouse? Or any factory or warehouse? Do you know people who do? Do people who work with their hands attend your church? When you think of an industrial park, are you looking from the inside or...
Will Election Trigger General Strike Across US?

Will Election Trigger General Strike Across US?

The 2020 presidential election is one for the history books. A tumultuous presidency, a two-year campaign with daily drama and real fear of instability around the states’ vote count. Everyone is on edge. The discussion boards and social media posts are filled with...
Teacher Uprisings Show Path Forward for Labor Movement

Teacher Uprisings Show Path Forward for Labor Movement

School’s back in session. After a too-short summer – have you noticed how summer vacations are shrinking? – the public schools are again open. You’ve likely seen the little faces and read the happy stories of hope and promise in print and on social media. All well and...