Stephen Franklin is a former labor writer for the Chicago Tribune and author of Three Strikes: Labor's Heartland Losses and What They Mean for Working Americans (2001).
The decimation of the Heartland began a long time ago.Stephen FranklinJun 01, 2017
Whatever the outcome of the teachers' strike in the Windy City, it has big implications for the future of labor nationwide.Stephen FranklinSep 11, 2012
For the past half-decade, Egyptian workers, journalists, and bloggers have increasingly, and bravely, been standing up to their government.Stephen FranklinMar 05, 2011
Some of the worst abuses are in food-processing and farming work -- where government is a huge purchaser.Stephen FranklinSep 01, 2010