labor

The long running drama of SAG’s dragged out contract talks with Hollywood Producers more than likely comes to an end tomorrow when ballots are counted for and against ratification of […]

You can measure the difficulties of the labor movement by the number of lawyers in the room.  The more there are the deeper the problems.   I started out in […]

GM Bankruptcy and Labor: From Sit Down Strikes to Credit Default Swaps

The United Auto Workers gave organized labor a beachhead in the American economy with the great sit down strikes of 1937. Some seven decades later organized capital is looking to […]

Arianna Huffington appears to confirm here what I blogged on yesterday – that the recent “outrage” that the President is all choked up about might just have been contrived by […]

In a telling sign that American workers will be sitting at the back of the bus in the Obama administration, the first pro-labor appointment to the new Administration was made […]