Tagged: American labor movement

Decline of the Lapdog Press

Decline of the Lapdog Press

  I haven’t read the Toronto Star in decades and I imagine it must have changed since my days as its Labor reporter. When I got that job 55 years ago, the Star was known...

News I Didn’t See on TV

News I Didn’t See on TV

I didn’t see it on TV or read about it in the news, but it might be the most historic event that occurred in America recently. No, I don’t mean the march on Washington and the...

Don’t Look for the Union Label in Tomorrow’s America

Don’t Look for the Union Label in Tomorrow’s America

America’s workers will live to regret it but they’ve shown how they feel. By a substantial margin, they’ve rejected the idea of unionization. I can interpret the failure of yesterday’s attempt to recall Wisconsin...