Stories of Rust Belt workers--their lives, histories, memories, and resistance.
The strike, which helped guide the UAW to prominence in the twentieth century, provides a blueprint for better working conditions and a revival of the middle class.
As recent strikes by unions across the region demonstrate, collective action remains as vital as ever.
The legacy of the 1937 Sit-Down Strike—for Flint and beyond.
"Among the giants on Saginaw Street in downtown Flint [Michigan] stands my Uncle Melton. Chances are you won’t see him. But I can assure you, he’s there."
General Motors announced plans last week to close its plant in Ohio’s Mahoning Valley. But it’s not only jobs that are at stake.