Lois Weiner is a professor of education at New Jersey City University who is on the editorial board of New Politics. Her newest book is The Future of Our Schools: Teachers Unions and Social Justice .
How Business Unionism Got Us to Janus
In September, the Supreme Court agreed to hear Janus vs. AFSCME, a case that has the potential to undermine public sector unions by curtailing unions’ right to charge non-members an “agency... MORE
Working · November 9, 2017
The AFT’s Endorsement of Hillary Clinton Is an Insult to Union Democracy
On Saturday, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) announced that its executive council “overwhelmingly” endorsed Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination for president. It did so, the official... MORE
Working · July 13, 2015