Monthly Archives: July 2012

Organize the Unemployed — an Urgent Task for Labor!

In June, 2012, speaking at a fundraiser in Iowa, Vice President Joe Biden said that “when the guy in Dunmore‘s out of work, it’s an economic slowdown. When your brother-in-law’s out of work, it’s a recession. When you’re out of … Continue reading

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The Question to be Decided: Shall Health Care Be Regarded as a Basic Human Right or as a For-Profit Multi-Billion Dollar Business?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), having been upheld by the Supreme Court, contains a number of very positive features. But there are yawning gaps in its coverage of enormous proportions. When fully implemented, it will still leave 27 million uninsured, … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to the Labor Fightback Blog, the auxiliary blog site to the website. Here is a place where union members, unemployed and unorganized workers, and community activists can share their ideas and experiences in response to discussion topics that are … Continue reading

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