Jere­my Brech­er is the author of more than a dozen books on labor and social move­ments, includ­ing Strike! and Glob­al Vil­lage or Glob­al Pil­lage and the win­ner of five region­al Emmy awards for his doc­u­men­tary movie work. He cur­rent­ly works with the Labor Net­work for Sus­tain­abil­i­ty. Todd Vachon is a Ph.D. can­di­date in soci­ol­o­gy at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Con­necti­cut and the pres­i­dent of UAW Local 6950, UCon­n’s grad­u­ate employ­ee union.
Union Members Don’t Oppose Environmental Protections. They’re Actually More Likely To Support Them.