Michael Eisenscher, Christine Hayes-Sokolov, Barry Bluestone
A guide for the perplexed.
Slate and Grinnell College seek to bust unions, while Congress has forgotten to pay its interns.
Unions, not benevolent corportations, were responsible for the postwar rise in worker income.
Most employees loathe their managers, but haven't found a way to go union.
Barry Bluestone is the Stearns Trustee Professor of Political Economy and Director of the Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University.