Your organization has direct effects on greater systems of people, politics, and space, and a smart organizer will know how to tap into them.
Unions and democracies have a lot in common as each are systems that make decisions based on the majority opinions of the people they serve.
Though public sector occupations have the highest union membership rates among all occupations, there’s a trend going on in sectors that have typically shied away from unions.
Let’s take a critical look at what “use” comes from applying labels like “skilled” and “unskilled” and why someone might not want you to think about that at all.
We often walk on political eggshells when it comes time to break bread with friends and family, but there is no better an advocate to inform and galvanize support for the cause than someone who is known and trusted.