58% of Americans approve of Labor unions. 61% would like to see them have at least as much, if not more, influence in the future. The U.S. media consistently denigrates organized labor and suggests everyone hates them and all problems are their fault. That should stop.
(Source: Gallup, August 2015 via Polling Report)
Recently on this topic from AFD:
– The origin story of minimum wage laws, part 1
– The origin story of minimum wage laws, part 2
– Fair wages are just another operational cost to meet
– Key win for workers in the subcontract/franchise economy