Carlos Jimenez on why labor is rallying around United Steelworkers Local 1999 president Chuck Jones, the target of attacks on Twitter by President-elect Donald Trump.
Lane Windham, on her American Prospect piece: The Workers’ Menace Becomes the Commuters’ Threat about Transportation Secretary nominee Elaine Chao, a right-wing ideologue who was George W. Bush's secretary of labor.
Leslie Tolf, author “When The Rules Aren’t Right” and former head of UnionPlus; “a rollicking, radiant, and radical graphic novel primer on labor rights, activism, and people power.
Labor Song: Finest Work Song: REM (guitarist Peter Buck 60th birthday was earlier this week)
FROM THE CAP FILES: Attorney Lolita Martin and THE CASE OF THE MISSING RULES
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