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[Steven Greenhouse] A new generation of unions
[Steven Greenhouse] A new generation of unions
ViewpointsMay 27, 2022
This is the most exciting -- and promising -- moment for the nation’s labor movement in decades thanks to the landmark union victories at Starbucks and Amazon, as well as the spread of union drives to well-known companies like Trader Joe’s and Apple. To find similar excitement about unions, one would have to go back to the 1930s and the victorious Flint sit-down strike against General Motors, which inspired a tremendous wave of strikes and union drives across the US. What has made t