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A 2011 Union-Busting Bibliography

I’m beginning to compile an assault on working folk bibliography. The list will be a long one. I’ll update this list as time permits and events unfold. The latest updates can be found here.

Blue Texan. “David Brooks: Scott Walker Campaigned on Union-Busting,” FireDogLake (2.22.2011).

Brooks, David. “Make Everybody Hurt,” The New York Times (2.22.2011).

Calmes, Jackie. “Wisconsin Puts Obama Between Competing Desires,” The New York Times (2.20.2011).

Cohen, Richard. “Government pensions, an obesity epidemic,” The Washington Post (2.22.2011).

Cooper, Michael and Katharine Q. Seelye. “Wisconsin Leads Way as Workers Fight State Cuts,” The New York Times (2.18.2011).

Dayen, David. Wisconsin Bill to Strip Collective Bargaining for Public Employees Part of a Pattern,” FireDogLake (2.14.2011).

——. “Large Rally in Wisconsin Against Stripping Collective Bargaining Rights for Public Employees,” FireDogLake (2.15.2011).

——. “Teachers Walk Out in Madison to Join Protests Over Public Employee Bill in Wisconsin,” FireDogLake (2.16.2011).

——. “Pressure Rises as 30,000 Come to Madison to Block Wisconsin Public Employee Bill,” FireDogLake (2.16.2011).

——. “In Wisconsin, Budget Repair Bill Passes Committee; Mass Teacher Walkouts Planned,” FireDogLake (2.17.2011).

——. “Wisconsin Senate Democrats Walk Out, Threaten Quorum on Public Employee Bill,” FireDogLake (2.17.2011).

——. “Wisconsin Budget 101: The Numbers and the Stakes in the Public Employee Bill,” FireDogLake (2.20.2011).

——. “The End Run: Wisconsin GOP Could Put Collective Bargaining Piece in Non-Fiscal Bill and Pass Quickly,” FireDogLake (2.21.2011).

——. “Wisconsin Budget Bill Wouldn’t Be Able to Be Implemented After Friday,” FireDogLake (2.21.2011).

——. “Poll Shows Support for Public Employees, Protesters in Wisconsin Fight,” Fire Dog Lake (2.22.2011).

——. “Indiana Democrats Walk Out to Protest Union-Busting Bill, Deny Quorum,” Fire Dog Lake (2.22.2011).

——. “Walker’s Public Employee Union-Busting So Extreme, Rick Scott Won’t Do It,” Fire Dog Lake (2.22.2011).

——. Walker, Wisconsin GOP Make Threats; Workers and Activists Organize, FireDogLake (2.22.2011).

Hernandez, Sergio. “Cheat Sheet: What’s Really Going On With Wisconsin’s Budget,” ProPublica (2.22.2011).

King Jr., Neil, Thomas M. Burton and Kris Maher. “Political Fight Over Unions Escalates,” The Wall Street Journal (2.22.2011).

Klein, Ezra. “Unions aren’t to blame for Wisconsin’s budget,” The Washington Post (2.18.2011).

Kroll, Andy. “Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker: Funded by the Koch Bros.,” Mother Jones (2.18.2011).

——. “What’s Happening in Wisconsin Explained,” Mother Jones (2.22.2011).

Krugman, Paul. “Wisconsin Power Play,” The New York Times (2.20.2011).

Lipton, Eric. “Billionaire Brothers’ Money Plays Role in Wisconsin Dispute,” The New York Times (2.21.2011).

Mahanta, Siddhartha. “Wisconsin: Protest Like An Egyptian?,” Mother Jones (2.17.2011).

McMorris-Santoro, Evan. “Scott Walker: If Dems Don’t Come Home, The Layoff Notices Are Coming (VIDEO),” TalkingPointsMemo (2.22.2011).

Memcimer, Stephanie. “Wisconsin: Tea Partiers, Breitbart Coming To Fight Unions,” Mother Jones (2.18.2011).

Nichols, John. “A ‘Dictator’ Governor Sets Out to Cut Wages, Slash Benefits and Destroy Public Unions,” The Nation (2.13.2011).

Tens of Thousands Protest Move by Wisconsin’s Governor to Destroy Public Sector Unions,” The Nation (2.15.2011).

——. “ON WISCONSIN: Live Reports From Ground Zero for Labor Rights,” The Nation (2.17.2011).

——. “Wisconsin Crowds Swell to 30,000; Key GOP Legislators Waver,” The Nation (2.17.2011).

——. “’First Amendment Remedies’: How Wisconsin Workers Grabbed the Constitution Back From the Right-Wing Royalists,” The Nation (2.18.2011).

——. “Jesse Jackson Tells 50,000 in Wisconsin: ‘This is a Martin Luther King Moment!’,” The Nation (2.19.2011).

——. “‘This Is What Democracy Looks Like’ in Wisconsin, as Largest Crowd Yet—80,000—Opposes Union Busting,” The Nation (2.19.2011).

——. ”Wisconsin’s Political Crisis Is a Good Deal More Serious Than Its Fiscal Crisis,” The Nation (2.21.2011).

Rosen, David. “Notorious Pro-Corporate Group ALEC’s Hidden Role in Stoking Class War in Wisconsin and the Rest of America,” AlterNet (2.22.2011).

Sargent, Greg. “First look: Unions launch TV ad campaign backing Wisconsin public employees,” The Washington Post (2.22.2011).

——. “Americans for Prosperity to run ads in Wisconsin,” The Washington Post (2.22.2011).

Smith, Ben. “DNC, under the bus,” Politico (2.22.2011).

——. “Is it really about Koch?,” Politico (2.22.2011).

Sulzberger, A.G. and Sabrina Tavernise. “Wisconsin Senators Meet Without Democrats,” The New York Times (2.22.2011).

Tavernise, Sabrina. “Thousands Gather to Protest Bill in Ohio,” The New York Times (2.22.2011).

Cross-posted at All Tied Up and Nowhere to Go

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