How Australian Activists Resisted WCF Culture Warriors
A coalition of activists in Australia successfully got the World Congress of Families booted from three different venues. As WCF prepares to hold their first conference in the U.S. next year, what can we learn from the Aussie's tactics and success?
Manufactured Emergency: The Neoliberal Assault on Michigan
Those who want to privatize public services and destroy unions have made some successful incursions into the once union-friendly state. Whether Michiganders can mount an effective resistance remains to be seen.
NEOLIBERAL FEMINISTS DON’T WANT WOMEN TO ORGANIZE
Neoliberal feminists are normalizing existent labor opportunities for women, however low the pay, dangerous the conditions, or abusive an environment they may be. And they shame women who reject such jobs. Lean any way you want; the view from the bottom of the economic system doesn't change.
THE SHELL GAME OF CONTINGENT EMPLOYMENT
When subcontractors, freelancers, and independent contractors get hurt or abused on the job, these workers are finding it harder to hold employers accountable. This is no accident--it's a direct result of a neoliberal labor agenda.