Jacob Morrison is Secretary-Treasurer of the North Alabama Area Labor Council, a regional body of the AFL-CIO, and co-host of The Valley Labor Report, Alabama’s only union talk radio program. You can follow him on Twitter @jacobm_al.

‘Work-Life Balance Is at the Center of This Dispute’: Alabama Westrock Paper Mill Workers Fight On
Workers at Westrock’s Mahrt Mall paper mill in Cottonton, Alabama, have been locked out since the beginning of October due to an ongoing contract fight.