Barry Eidlin is an assistant professor of sociology at McGill University, a former head steward for UAW Local 2865 and a founding member of Academic Workers for a Democratic Union.
Understanding the Existential Threat Trump Poses to a Beleaguered Labor Movement
This article first appeared in Jacobin. As nativist right-wing populism surges across the Global North amidst the exhaustion of social democracy and “Third Way” liberalism, the United States finds itself at... MORE
Working · July 10, 2017
In the UAW, Rising Academic Worker Unionism Is Haunted By the Ghost of Walter Reuther
First published at Jacobin. Things are looking up for student worker unionism. For decades, the legions of graduate and undergraduate teaching and research assistants whose labor is critical to the daily functioning of... MORE
Working · June 13, 2016