Unions vastly improve the wages and working conditions of their members. No wonder they're still under attack.
Doug Henwood edits Left Business Observer and is the host of Behind the News. His latest book is My Turn.
Neoliberalism lives and shouldn't be given a premature obituary, but the American empire has entered a decadent phase.
For many employers, it will be much cheaper to pay the penalties than cover full-time workers.