Labor organizer and scholar Jane McAlevey says there have been many warning indicators that the historic Amazon union drive in Bessemer, Alabama, would fail. Workers on the Amazon warehouse voted overwhelmingly in opposition to forming a union after a months-long vote by mail, with Amazon utilizing widespread intimidation and misinformation to undermine the trouble. But McAlevey says organizers made a lot of missteps of their marketing campaign and didn’t do sufficient to have interaction employees within the warehouse. “There’s a strategy and a method for every part of a hard campaign. Do we always win when we follow them? No. Do we stand a better chance of winning them? Yes,” says McAlevey.
Democracy Now! produces a day by day, international, impartial information hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. lOur reporting contains breaking day by day information headlines and in-depth interviews with individuals on the entrance traces of the world’s most urgent points.
On DN!, you’ll hear a range of voices talking for themselves, offering a novel and generally provocative perspective on international occasions.
Missed an episode? Check out DN on FSTV VOD anytime or go to the present web page for the most recent clips.
#FreeSpeechTV is without doubt one of the final standing nationwide, impartial information networks dedicated to advancing progressive social change.
#FSTV is out there on Dish, DirectTV, AppleTV, Roku, Sling, and on-line at freespeech.org.