Our Recommended Reads Provide Insight on the Labor World at Large


Every week in Union Update we’ll be posting news and feature articles, books, podcasts and more, submitted by your fellow workers, focused on issues that affect ALL of us. 

Our world is an ever-evolving landscape; changes in the world occur on a daily basis that have a direct impact on our work, our families, and our communities. It’s never been more important to stay informed, but between work and family responsibilities, it’s not always easy to do.

We hope you find the following content informative and insightful

Inflation is pressuring state and local employers to grant big cost-of-living increases. But they’ll need to keep in mind the prospect of diminishing revenues in coming fiscal years. Here’s a closer look as presented in governing.com

We’ve been listening to another cool labor podcast: Labor History Today. Youll hear discussions with activists, archivists, and historians on key episodes in labor history and how lessons from the past can help us to better understand our present political dilemmas. Listen to Labor History Today here or wherever you get your podcasts.  

Have something you’ve seen or read worth sharing? Let us know at communications@seiu1000.org