Author: Ken Green

Striking writers and actors picketing; worker solidarity concept

Worker Solidarity: Labor Actions Through Summer and Fall of 2023

Thousands of workers across the country have taken to the picket lines this summer and early fall to vent their frustrations and demand better from employers. The organizing victories and high-profile strikes over the last few years have shown them the power of standing in solidarity and the possibilities for change if they stand up for themselves, and they are embracing their voice. 

Electrician at work; electrician shortage concept

How Unions Can Fix the Electrician Shortage

There’s a shortage of electricians in the U.S. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there will be about 80,000 jobs per year available for electricians over the next ten years.