High-Stakes Union Vote in the US

The feisty and democratic little National Union of Healthcare Workers is facing off against the massive and bureaucratic Service Employees International Union over which union workers at the Kaiser Permanente health care corporation will belong to. Watch Mark Brenner of Labor Notes discuss what it’s all about and why it matters on Democracy Now.

If you want to read more, check out Cal Winslow’s short book Labor’s Civil War in California.