WATCH: On the latest episode of Labor This Week, show host Mark Harrison takes a look at the newly-released report detailing outrageous levels of wage theft and fraud occurring within the construction industry today. Harrison then turns to the deadly cost middle-aged workers across all sectors are paying in the race to the bottom, as…
Deliver Us From the Trump-Clinton Era: Report Says Donny Tried to Use Labor to Trip Up Hilary in 2016
TLM – According to reports, jailed Trump surrogate Paul Manafort tried, in 2016, to set up a back channel to AFL-CIO leader Richard Trumka in a shady effort to suppress Labor’s support for Democratic presidential nominee Hilary Clinton in Michigan and Wisconsin. Watch above.
WATCH – The largest nurses union in the United States is endorsing Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders for president in 2020. National Nurses United’s [NNU] is one of the first major labor unions in the country to announce its pick for president ahead of next year’s crucial election.
Plane crashes, building collapses, and bridge collapses, what do these recent events over the past 18 months have to do with each other? The greed of these companies to ignore safe regulations and union workers.
Why is organized labor and the rest of America in such deep crisis? Who should working people be looking to for help getting us out of this colossal mess? Labor commentator Mark Harrison has some thoughts. Buckle up.