Various topics…

Elizabeth
Europe 6 hours ago
I find a line from the play, 1776, an apt explanation for those who vote the straight Republican ticket despite it being contrary to their own economic self interest:
John Dickinson: Don’t forget that most men with nothing would rather protect the possibility of becoming rich than face the reality of being poor.

The preceding was a Krugman comment from his 12/2/15 Column

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/02/opinion/partisan-growth-gaps.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region&_r=0

googling: new methods for organizing labor movement gets many results, including:

http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2014/06/27/3451317/labor-groups-outside-union-model/

http://prospect.org/article/labor-crossroads-seeds-new-movement

http://www.labornotes.org/2013/04/organizing-model-goes-global

http://www.baclocal7.org/labor-facts.aspx?zone=Labor%20Facts&pID=2044

http://techonomy.com/2015/08/will-digital-tech-create-a-new-labor-movement/

http://bergermarks.org/resources/NewApproachestoOrganizingWomenandYoungWorkers.pdf

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