The corporate media is blacking out the Wisconsin fight for union rights and working-class living standards, which is why we need to publicize it ourselves. Here is a collection of articles, some mainstream and some not, covering the rebellion in Wisconsin.
NY Times article (not good coverage, but coverage nonetheless)
Progressive article Wisconsinites Rally
Labor Notes article (February 17th), by Lynn Glueck, Madison teacher
One campus group that is organizing for Wisconsin workers is Student Labor Action Coalition (SLAC), which looks to have grown in strength in recent years. Here is a video of a 2010 SLAC protest against Nike sweatshops.
1 year ago