Posts in: workers

A union carpenter’s story

October 2018

Retiree Patrick Burns says, “I’m not bored. My feet are on the ground” fighting for union democracy and women’s rights, and against racists and fascists.

Trump’s NAFTA publicity stunt

October 2018

While endlessly covering Trump’s false NAFTA-supplanting deal with Mexico at the end of August, the U.S. press avoided reporting on how very bad any free trade agreement is for the working class.

Labor Weather Report

August 2018

A glance at how some workers and their unions are faring in the class struggle, from South Carolina to China and Iran.

Supreme Court hands bosses big wins

August 2018

The Janus and Murphy Oil rulings threaten more than a century of hard-fought gains. The only recourse is militant action including strikes.