Georgia-Pacific, a national papermaking giant, plans to close Green Bay’s oldest union paper mill amid a labor revitalization.
A conversation with Kim Kelly, author of 'Fight Like Hell.'
Could the events of 1934 provide a blueprint for a reinvigorated working-class movement?
McKeesport, Pennsylvania has been through two Great Depressions. Its recovery from the first holds lessons for today.
On Chicago's southwest side, activists say a massive new distribution center needs to benefit the community.
Before my junior year of college, in 1972, I worked at the manufacturing plant where my father was a foreman. It was an education.
Amid declining union power and attacks on organized labor, some Rust Belt workers are turning to worker-owned cooperatives.
In 2018, a West Virginia teacher’s secret Facebook group sparked a "union renaissance” in the tradition of Mother Jones.
Excerpted from "An Alternative History of Pittsburgh."
"I heard the dreams of a revisionist age, / the once upon a time / of a land strong in industry."
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.
COVID-19 put a spotlight on worker vulnerability, but creates challenges for traditional in-person organizing tactics.