Raymond Hogler is a professor of labor and employment relations at Colorado State University. His most recent book is The End of American Labor Unions: The Right-to-Work Movement and the Erosion of Collective Bargaining.
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Sunday, March 04, 2018
Collective Action Is Unions' Last Line of Defense. The Supreme Court Is on the Verge of Destroying It
The Supreme Court on Feb. 26 heard arguments in a case that could deliver a devastating blow to organized labor. The case concerns whether employees can be required to pay dues to a union even if they don’t belong to it, a debate that is similar to battles over so-called right-to-work laws that...
Sunday, August 14, 2016
How Labor’s Decline Opened Door to Billionaire Trump as ‘Savior’ of American Workers
Out of the economic maelstrom of the last decade, Donald Trump has emerged as the improbable, and self-proclaimed, champion of American workers. And that’s despite the fact that Trump has failed to articulate substantive policy positions regarding labor issues , other than generic railing against...