After the November 6 Election: Critical Challenges Facing the Labor Movement

Quicklink submitted by B. Ross Ashley     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Become a Fan
  (3 fans)


At www.laborfightback.org

The November 6 election was a devastating defeat for the far right, but was it a victory for the working class? Clearly, the Republican Party leadership is the avowed enemy of labor. Romney attacked unions throughout his campaign. He opposed every public program designed to promote the health and welfare of the American people. He advocated privatizing Social Security and voucherizing Medicare. He urged turning Medicaid entirely over to the states. He supported union-busting Scott Walker in his bid to remain governor of Wisconsin and he hailed enactment of a 'right-to-work' law in Indiana. ... But is the Democratic Party the answer to Romney and the far right?

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.laborfightback.org


 

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
No comments