Damon A. Silvers is the Director of Policy and Special Counsel for the AFL-CIO.
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Sunday, September 04, 2016
Once Again, America Seeks the Answer to The Labor Question
“The labor question, is, and for a long time must be, the paramount economic question in this country.” — Justice Louis Brandeis, 1904 The labor question is back. After World War II, it seemed to many that widespread unionization and collective bargaining had made sure that the people who did the...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The President Needs to Talk About How We Got Economic Inequality
On Tuesday night, President Barack Obama is going to give his fifth State of the Union address.