Where better to find the love of your life than on a picket line for the heartbreaking 1981 PATCO strike?
Fred Glass is the author of From Mission to Microchip: A History of the California Labor Movement. He is working on a memoir of his life in labor and the Left, and is a member of East Bay Democratic Socialists of America.
For decades, California has been robbed of billions of dollars a year from schools and social services by a state tax system on commercial property that favors wealthy corporations. Proposition 15, on the ballot this November in the Golden State, would change that.