Since the 1980s, the wealthiest of Americans have exercise political power to cut the feet off the organized labor movement. And they just keep doing it.

Ironically, many low-wage workers buy into the propaganda that labor unions are bad for workers.

Unless and until the labor movement once again takes a prominent place on the American stage, workers will continue to be shafted.

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot.

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