• Laura Clawson
    May 6-12: Agenda-Setting Opportunities
  • Steven Pitts
    May 13-19: A Movement for Social Change
  • Elianne Ramos
    May 20-26: New Technologies for Mobilization
  • Harold Meyerson
    May 27-June 2: Beyond Collective Bargaining
  • David Moberg
    June 3-9: Organizational Structure and Mobilization Strategies
  • Saru Jayaraman
    June 10-16: Lifting Expectations Around Wages and Working Conditions
  • Robert Reich
    June 17-23: Closing the Inequality Gap
  • Dorian Warren
    June 24-30: Building a Broad and Inclusive Labor Movement
  • Elizabeth Shuler, Arlene Holt Baker, Linda Sanchez and Donna Edwards
    July 22-August 4: A Labor Movement for Working Women
  • AFL-CIO
    September 30-October 11: Convention Outcomes
  • Laura Clawson
    Question 1 The sustained war on workers from the right has left unions trying to prevent rights from being weakened rather than setting the agenda. Where are the opportunities to play some offense?
  • Steven Pitts
    Question 2 Union density is higher among black workers than it is for any other racial or ethnic group of workers. How can the labor movement use this to build a stronger movement for social change?
  • Elianne Ramos
    Question 3 Latinos are the fastest growing ethnic group in the U.S. workforce and their employment experiences are as varied as their individual histories. How can the labor movement use new technologies to solidify its Latino membership?
  • Harold Meyerson
    Question 4 Unions represent only a sliver of private sector workers on their jobs, should labor open its rolls to workers outside a collective bargaining context? Should the focus shift to organizing working people at the community level?
  • David Moberg
    Question 5 Would unions need to change their organizational structure or methods in order to mobilize workers for large-scale initiatives that could strengthen the labor movement?
  • Saru Jayaraman
    Question 6 How can we create a culture shift and raise the consciousness of America's public about the need to improve wages and working conditions?
  • Robert Reich
    Question 7 The rich keep getting a bigger share of the economic pie while everyone else’s share keeps shrinking. What should be done to reverse this trend?
  • Dorian Warren
    Question 8 What would a broad and inclusive labor movement look like and do, and what would it need to provide for you to join it?
  • Elizabeth Shuler, Arlene Holt Baker, Linda Sanchez and Donna Edwards
    Question 9 How do we make our movement all it can be for working women?
  • AFL-CIO
    Question 10 What was the most important outcome from the 2013 AFL-CIO Convention and why?
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