Brandon Weber has written for Upworthy, Liberals Unite, and Good.Is magazine, mostly on economics, labor union history, and working people. He is working on two books, one on forgotten labor history and one on the fatally flawed foster and adoption system, and some ways to fix it. Follow him on Twitter: @
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Thursday, March 17, 2016
What Solidarity Looks Like: Nearly 100 Unions Pitch In to Help Flint
Unions from all over the midwest have donated time, water, dollars, and more to help the residents of Flint, Michigan get through the water crisis that still rages on there. Firefighters, electricians, nurses, teachers, teamsters, auto workers, plumbers, and government workers have been working to...
Sunday, March 13, 2016
A Nurse in Michigan Helps Explain Why Working People Are Behind Bernie Sanders
The pollsters, including Nate Silver of 538 Blog , famously got this state wrong—dead wrong. Predicting a 99% chance of a Hillary win, reality struck the Democratic party establishment across the face on Tuesday, March 8 when the Sanders campaign pulled a win in the state’s primary. What happened?...