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Tuesday, Sep 25, 2007, 4:47 pm

Ways to Fight Unionbusting

By Erin Polgreen

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If you've read Art Levine's article Unionbusting Confidential, and wanted to know what you could do to protect working Americans, here are some resources that will tell you what you need to know about unionbusting and how to support the Employee Free Choice Act. The Employee Free Choice Act would create a level playing field for workers seeking to form a union and strengthens penalties against employers who violate workers' organizing rights.

Change to Win

American Rights at Work

And if you want to hear more from Art, here's a recording of his appearance on the Thom Hartmann Show.

Before coming to The Media Consortium in February 2008, Erin was an Associate Publisher for In These Times, where she managed advertising, marketing and outreach. Erin began working with In These Times as an editorial intern in June 2005. That August, she joined the staff as Advertising and Marketing Coordinator and was promoted to Associate Publisher in February 2007.

From August 2004 through May 2005, Erin served with City Year Chicago, an Americorps program. As a Senior Corps member, she co-led a team of literacy tutors at an elementary school on the West side of Chicago.

Erin graduated with departmental honors and a degree in English from Webster University in May 2004.

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