The odds are stacked against the striking workers at General Motors. A sociologist who's studied the decline of the US auto industry explains why.
Although workers at a Nissan auto plant in Mississippi rejected a proposal to join the United Auto Workers Union, organized labor has reason to be optimistic about its future.
Donald Trump has emerged as a self-proclaimed hero of the working class, yet his policies and pedigree suggest he's anything but.
Labor leaders sometimes seem to concede defeat too easily, yet workers are still fighting for their place in the middle class.
The chorus chanting 'America needs a raise!' will undoubtedly grow as Labor Day approaches. They're not wrong, but America needs more than that.