Lump of Coal – Unions

There is a fine essay on labor history and the current problems of labor on our Democratic Left blog.  here. http://www.dsausa.org/lump_of_coal_dl

Also see   “How Dwindling Union Power Helped Usher In Trump”

Alan Draper  American Prospect. http://prospect.org/article/how-dwindling-union-power-helped-usher-trump

Donald Trump swept the Rust Belt in part because labor unions are in retreat, a trend that started long before Election Day.

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One Response

  1. I hope DSA uses its additional resources to improve its blog game in the near future. An organization-controlled magazine would be cool too, although I know such things can be prohibitively expensive.

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