Huge thank you to Dave Kamper (labor organizer and historian), Hillary Rothrock (SEIU PA member and leader), and Jeff Kennedy (political consultant and broadcaster) for joining Jordi on this deep dive into labor today.
Aaron Troisi makes a special “guest” appearance via a prior recording.
We also discuss Jane McAlevey’s critique of the Bezmer strike of Amazon. https://www.thenation.com/article/activism/bessemer-alabama-amazon-union/
AFL-CIO Organizing Institute: https://aflcio.org/about/programs/organizing-institute
Rise and Fall of Unions 1930-2012: https://whorulesamerica.ucsc.edu/power/history_of_labor_unions.html
Nurses of PA: https://nursesofpa.org/
Building More Effective Unions discussed in the pod: https://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/9780801457227/building-more-effective-unions/#bookTabs=1