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Let’s begin the online portion of this week’s Collaboration by understanding both the history of and the contemporary challenges faced by unions in the United States. Please review the following articles:
https://www.history.com/topics/laborLinks to an external site.
https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/08/union-inequality-wages/497954/Links to an external site.
https://www.heritage.org/jobs-and-labor/commentary/why-union-membership-decliningLinks to an external site.
Do we still need labor unions? Are certain industries more in need of unions than others? If so, which ones?
Do unions stifle their members’ innovation and creativity? Or do unions help their members live a more financially-comfortable life?
Would you join a union? Why or why not?