Jane McAlevey

Jane McAlevey appears in the following:

Withdraw Labor and Walk Off the Job

Friday, September 20, 2019

General Motors workers are on strike. Hospital workers might walk out next month. Where have we seen this before?

The Case for Unions

Monday, June 25, 2018

Are women the future of labor movements?

More Organizing, Less Activating

Monday, November 21, 2016

There are 'no shortcuts' for progressives if they want to organize effective mass movements.

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Fighting for the Labor Movement

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

Today, fewer than 7 percent of American private-sector workers belong to a union, the lowest percentage since the beginning of the 20th century. Union organizer Jane McAlevey looks at the state of the American labor movement and describes her experiences fighting the bosses and national labor leaders. In Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement, she tells the story of a number of dramatic organizing and contract victories, and the unconventional strategies that helped achieve them, and looks at ways to revive the labor movement.

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Fighting for the Labor Movement

Monday, December 03, 2012

Today, fewer than 7 percent of American private-sector workers belong to a union, the lowest percentage since the beginning of the 20th century. Union organizer Jane McAlevey looks at the state of the American labor movement and describes her experiences fighting the bosses and national labor leaders. In Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement, she tells the story of a number of dramatic organizing and contract victories, and the unconventional strategies that helped achieve them, and looks at ways to revive the labor movement.

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