Are unions in the U.S. moving toward extinction?  What would a union-free society look like?  Could we still have a middle class and/or democracy?  People have predicted the death of organized labor before, yet each time labor reinvents itself.  Could that happen again?  What should a revitalized labor movement for the 21st century look like?  The speaker is KKFI’s Judy Ancel, Director of UMKC’s Institute for Labor Studies and activist in Kansas City Jobs with Justice and The Cross Border Network.

ON All Souls Forum | September 20, 2012 | 12:00 pm

“Can Organized Labor Reinvent Itself?” with Judy Ancel

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Are unions in the U.S. moving toward extinction?  What would a union-free society look like?  Could we still have a middle class and/or democracy?  People have predicted the death of organized labor before, yet each time labor reinvents itself.  Could that happen again?  What should a revitalized labor movement for the 21st century look like?  The speaker is KKFI’s Judy Ancel, Director of UMKC’s Institute for Labor Studies and activist in Kansas City Jobs with Justice and The Cross Border Network.

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