The following post was written by Jack Rasmus and is being re-posted here with his permission.
Dr. Rasmus teaches Political Economy at St. Marys College in Moraga, California. He is author of the 2012 and 2010 books, Obama’s Economy and Epic Recession: Prelude to Global Depression, published by Pluto Press.
He hosts the weekly radio show, Alternative Visions, on the Progressive Radio Network. It airs on Saturday mornings, 10 a.m. Pacific time. Over the past 5 months, he has been interviewing long-time, experienced labor activists on the theme ‘Is American Labor at a Strategic Impasse?’, a friendly discussion of what’s not working and what new needs to be done. Guests have included Steve Early, Jerry Gordon, Ray Rogers, Greg Shotwell, and others with decades of experience in organized labor. He will be gathering the insights of those whom he is interviewing on his radio program and producing an interview article of their…
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