“Stand Up For Workers’ Rights, Jobs and Peace” first appeared on PoliticalAffairs.net on April 22, 2011. Read it on PoliticalAffairs.net.
Wisconsin: ground zero
Not in our lifetime have we witnessed such a deep going assault on the rights and conditions of the American people.
But neither have we seen such a broad surge of struggle of labor and its allies against this assault.
The enemy was joined in Wisconsin. What the Republican governor assumed would be a minor battle turned into a stunning display of people’s power and solidarity. It was truly awesome.