Multinational Monitor

JUN 2003
VOL 24 No. 6


Winning is Possible: Successful Union Organizing in the United States — Clear Lessons, Too Few Examples
by Kate Bronfenbrenner and Robert Hickey

Biotech Food Flacks: Canadian Consumer Group Goes to Bat for Biotech
by Aaron Freeman


Countering Privatization: Defending the Public Sector in an Era of Privatization Run Amok
an interview with Bobby Harnage

Workers at Risk: The Dangers on the Job When the Regulators Don’t Try Very Hard
an interview with Margaret Seminario


Behind the Lines

The Grand Plan

The Front
Biotech Food Fight - Tobacco Treaty Triumph

The Lawrence Summers Memorial Award

Names In the News



Organizations Publications

815 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

American Federation of
Government Employees (AFGE)

80 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
E-mail: [email protected]

Jobs with Justice
501 3rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
E-mail: [email protected]

National Labor Relations Board
1099 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20570

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
200 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20210

Labor Notes
7435 Michigan Avenue
Detroit, MI 48210
E-mail: [email protected]

Association for Union Democracy
500 State Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
E-mail: [email protected]

Teamsters for a Democratic Union
P.O. Box 10303
Detroit, MI 48210
E-mail: [email protected]

Labor Research Association
330 W. 42d Street, 13th Floor
New York, NY 10001
E-mail: [email protected]

Economics Policy Institute
1660 L Street, NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20036
E-mail: [email protected]

Public Citizen’s
Global Trade Watch

215 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

Food First/Institute for
Food and Development Policy

398 60th Street
Oakland, CA 94618
E-mail: [email protected]

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
1400 I Street, NW, Suite 1200
Washington DC 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

Framework Convention Alliance
E-mail: [email protected]
Campaign Against Foreign

Control of Aotearoa (CAFCA)
P.O. Box 2258
E-mail: [email protected]

Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES)
P.O. Box 8560
New York, NY 10117
E-mail: [email protected]

Coalition Against BAYER
Dangers (CBG Network)

Postfach 15 04 18
40081 Duesseldorf, GERMANY
E-mail: [email protected]

No-Collar: The Humane Workplace and Its Hidden Costs
By Andrew Ross
New York: Basic Books, 2002

The Unmaking of the American Working Class
By Reg Theriault
New York: The New Press, 2003

Rekindling the Movement: Labor’s Quest for Relevance in the 21st Century
Edited by Lowell Turner, Harry Katz and Richard Hurd
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 2001

Three Strikes: Labor’s Heartland Losses and What They Mean for Working Americans
By Stephen Franklin
New York: Guilford Press, 2002

Organizing to Win: New Research on Union Strategies
Edited by Kate Bronfenbrenner, Sheldon Friedman, Richard Hurd, Rudolph Oswald and
Ronald Seeber
Ithaca, New York: ILR Press, 1998

Labor Pains: Inside America’s New Union Movement
by Suzan Erem
New York: Monthly Review Press, 2001

The State of Working America 2002/2003
By Lawrence Mishel,
Jared Bernstein, Heather Boushey
Ithaca, New York: ILR Press, 2003




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