Around time of the protests against Governor Scott Walker’s attempts to limit collective bargaining rights for public employees in Wisconsin, I wrote about what I thought Pete Seeger would think. At 91, he voiced his support for the public employee unions. We cannot, though, rely on Pete forever. The anti-war and civil rights movements of […]
At a fundamental time in our nation’s history when we consider whether public sector employees should have the right to collectively bargain in Wisconsin, Indiana and Ohio, we should consider not what the majority of Americans think, but what would Pete Seeger think?