As reported last night on Your Labor Minute, this report shows how a decline in unions over the past three decades has resulted in substantially lower wages for nonunion workers in the private-sector. A must-read as to how this affects all of us.
The Labor Network has grown from the seed of an idea, to a moving and important cog in the wheel of influence on democracy in a matter of months.
TLN was one of the only news outlets to cover the successful strike by Verizon workers last spring, and the only network to offer a human identity to that job action with its four-part series, Faces of the Verizon Strike.
Journalism’s responsibility is to provide our electorate with facts, giving them the tools to make an informed decision when they...