Paul Garver recently retired as a a staff member of the International Union of Foodworkers. Before that he was active in the U.S. labor movement, including a stint working as staff director for SEIU Local 585 in Pittsburgh, Pa. He is a member of the national political committee of Democratic Socialists of America and part of the editorial team of Talking Union, DSA’s labor blog.
Do Unions Sometimes Behave Like Cults?