Labor Innovation and Experimentation

Organizing looks different today

Organized labor is experimenting with new types of organizing and other innovations to restore their relevance and credibility.  They are doing this in three main ways.

  1. Efforts to change policy and agency rules
  2. Adapting new forms of traditional organizing
  3. utilizing alt labor groups to organize in new ways

Consider the so-called “Organize the South” effort, and others like it. Viewed piece by piece, you might miss it, but add it up and it reveals an ambitious scope of efforts, including:

The links are worth a look.

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