Labor in the Age of Globalization
Widespread support for the United Parcel Service strike may have signaled a resurgence of union activity. The United Auto Workers strike against General Motors was rooted in issues relating to globalization (GM is relocating factories to China, Brazil and Poland).
Jeremy Brecher is an expert on labor, world trade and economics. He is the author and editor of many books, including the classic Strike! In addition to being an Emmy Award winning screenwriter, he is co-author of Global Village or Global Pillage.