The American Labor Reform Movement

Harry Kelber


Why Have No Candidates for Exec. Council Announced They Would Seek Re-Election? — February 2, 2013 Read Article

AFL-CIO Loses 400,000 Members in 2012; Leaders Have No Plan to Attract Recruits — January 29, 2013 Read Article

Do Union Members Have A Right to Know What to Expect from AFL-CIO Candidates? — January 24, 2013 Read Article

Why Is the AFL-CIO Refusing To Publish Information About the Ethical Practices Committee? — January 18, 2013 Read Article

Sweeney and Trumka Used Silence and Deceit To Double Their Term of Office to Four Years — January 14, 2013 Read Article

Trumka's Pay Jumped from $165,000 to $293,750; He Has a 60% Life-Time Pension When He Retires — January 8, 2013 Read Article

Why Are We Blind to Global Violence? — December 24, 2012 Read Article

Michigan Becomes 24th ‘Right to Work’ State; How G.O.P. Victory Can Starve Union Growth — December 18, 2012 Read Article

How the Federal and State Governments Create Millions of Jobs that Serve the American People — December 17, 2012 Read Article

Fast-Food Restaurant Workers Offer Clues How Low-Wage Earners Can Be Unionized — December 12, 2012 Read Article

N.Y.'s Fast-Food Workers Hold 1-Day Strike For Decent Pay and the Right to Join a Union — December 5, 2012 Read Article

Obama and AFL-CIO Leaders Keep Repeating: 'The Wealthy Should Pay Their Fair Share.' — December 4, 2012 Read Article

Democrats Are Split over Cuttng Entitlements; Obama Deal May Cause Millions to Lose Jobs — November 30, 2012 Read Article

Wages Continue to Stagnate for the Middle Class; Is Globalization Creating a 'Race to the Bottom'? — November 19, 2012 Read Article

Obama Agrees to Accept Cuts in Medicare and Social Security in Secret Talks with Republicans — November 15, 2012 Read Article

Why Aren’t Millions of Unemployed Workers Actively Involved in Major Campaigns for Jobs? — November 9, 2012 Read Article

How Should We Elect a U.S. President? By Popular Vote? Or the Electoral College? — November 5, 2012 Read Article

Obama Needs Massive Support from Unions To Win Election in Tight Race with Romney — October 26, 2012 Read Article

If You Are Considering a Reverse Mortage For Your Retirement, Beware of the Risks — October 25, 2012 Read Article

Companies Are Using 'Lockouts' to Shut Down Their Plants or Operate with 'Scab' Workers — October 23, 2012 Read Article

Election Campaigns Use In-Depth Research To Probe the Privacy of Millions of Voters — October 19, 2012 Read Article

Unions and Workers Across the Globe Outshine Americans in the Fight for Jobs and Rights — October 15, 2012 Read Article

A ‘Robin Hood' Tax Can Raise $350 Billion Annually As Wall Street’s Pay-Back for Our Economic Crisis — October 12, 2012 Read Article

Congress Will Withdraw Payroll Tax Cut; Workers' Wages to Be Reduced in 2013 — October 2, 2012 Read Article

Obama and G.O.P. Agree on Spending Cuts That Will Kill Dozens of Pro-Labor Projects — October 2, 2012 Read Article

What Did Trumka Achieve for Workers in His Three Years as AFL-CIO President? — September 26, 2012 Read Article

Romney and His Five Boys Love America; So Why Did Each of Them Avoid the Army? — September 21, 2012 Read Article

AFL-CIO Volunteers for Obama Can Educate Unorganized Workers on Unions — September 20, 2012 Read Article

Most Parents Support the Chicago Teachers’ Strike; Union Leader Stands up to Mayor’s Bullying Tactics — September 13, 2012 Read Article

The AFL-CIO Has No Plan for Growth; Why Not Try to Organize the South? — September 12, 2012 Read Article

What Shall We Do When Our Work Is Performed by Industrial Robots? — September 10, 2012 Read Article

Why Has the AFL-CIO Refused to Give Union Members Any Financial Reports? — August 28, 2012 Read Article

How the AFL-CIO’s Leadership Prevents Members From a Voice in Union Policies and Actions — August 24, 2012 Read Article

How Much Longer Can the AFL-CIO Keep Losing Without Fighting Back? — August 22, 2012 Read Article

Caterpillar’s Contract Contains What It Demands: A Six-Year Freeze on Wages, Pensions — and More — August 20, 2012 Read Article

The Ryan Plan Would Destroy Medicare and Slash Billions from Needed Programs — August 17, 2012 Read Article

Why the AFL-CIO’s Constitution Breeds Corruption and Needs A Major Overhaul — August 15, 2012 Read Article

The National Labor College has shut down, after Costing the AFL–CIO Millions of Dollars in Subsidies Annually — August 10, 2012 Read Article

AFL-CIO Pins Its Hopes on Obama in 2012, After Disappointment with His First Term — August 8, 2012 Read Article

What Does Trumka Do to Earn $293,750 Besides Refusing to Answer Our Questions? — August 7, 2012 Read Article

Proposed Reform Could Prevent Banks From Risking Our Money for Their Profit — August 3, 2012 Read Article

Caterpillar Demands a 6-year Wage and Pension Freeze; To Replace Full-Timers with $13-$15 an Hour New Hires — July 31, 2012 Read Article

Can You Guess Who Is the Person With the Sweetest Job in America? — July 24, 2012 Read Article

Organizing Can Be Fun, and ‘not like Daddy’s Labor Movement,’ say young AFL-CIO hirelings — July 20, 2012 Read Article

AFL-CIO Abandons Fight for Minimum Wage Law; Low-Wage Workers Lost Income for 4 Decades — July 19, 2012 Read Article

What Price Will Persuade Manufacturing Firms to Bring Back 6 Million Good Jobs to the U.S.? — July 16, 2012 Read Article

Millions Who Played by the Employers’ Rules Became Victims, Not Partners to Share Gains — July 13, 2012 Read Article

How the Germans Make Life A Lot Easier For the Unemployed in an Economic Crisis — July 10, 2012 Read Article