People march on January 5, 2019 in La Rochelle during a demonstration called by the yellow vests (gilets jaunes) movement. (Getty/Photo Montage by Salon)
This year, thousands of teachers, hotel workers, Google employees, and others walked off the job and won major gains. Which raises two questions: Why now? And will this continue?
Source: The Return of the Strike
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The Supreme Court’s ruling was expected to diminish union membership. But so far, many unions have actually increased their numbers since the verdict. Conservative groups are working to reverse that trend in the long run.