The Shrinking Middle class…Roediger//Myths of the White Working Class: Counterpunch

On September 22nd, Politico reported on how rank-and-file union members were snubbing Biden for Trump. Perhaps inadvertently, the second sentence reveals what kind of trade unionist this means: “To rank-and-file members in some unions, especially the building trades, it doesn’t matter. They’re still firmly in Donald Trump’s camp.” Historically, construction unions have operated as a white-only More

Source: Myths of the White Working Class – CounterPunch.org

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