Global Trade Unionism
(see also Trade Unionism & AFL-CIO Abroad)
Who Murdered Gilberto Soto? David Bacon, American Prospect (1/4/05).
On the Web: Specialized Sites
Campaign for Labor Rights. Grassroots mobilizing for US anti-sweatshop movement.
Global Policy Network. Information on the state of working people in the global economy.
National Labor Committee. In support of human & worker rights worldwide.
Broad, Dave. "Globalization vs. labor," Monthly Review 47,7 (12/95):20-31.
Niyogi, Shankar Guha. "Beyond conventional trade unions in India," Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars 3,24 (1992).
Selçuk, Fatma Ulkü. "Dressing the wound: organizing informal sector workers," Monthly Review 57,1 (5/05):37-44.
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Brecher, Jeremy; Tim Costello & Brendan Smith. Globalization from Below: The Power of Solidarity (Boston, 2001).
Busch, Gary. The Political Role of International Trades Unions (London, 1983).
Fung, Archon; Dara ORourke & Charles Sabel. Can We Put an End to Sweatshops? A New Democracy Forum on Raising Global Labor Standards (Boston, 2001).
Hahnel, Robin. The ABCs of Political Economy: A Modern Approach (London: Pluto, 2002).
Hutchison, Jane & Andrew Brown (eds.) Organising Labour in Globalizing Asia (NY: Routledge, 2001).
Louie, Miriam Ching Yoon. Sweatshop Warriors: Immigrant Women Workers Take On the Global Factory (Boston: South End, 2001).
Martens, Margaret Hosmer & Swasti Mitter (eds.) Women in Trade Unions: Organizing the Unorganized (Geneva: ILO, 1996).
Moody, Kim. Workers in a Lean World. Unions in the International Economy (London, 1997).
Olney, Shauna L. Unions in a Changing World (Geneva: ILO, 1996).
Petras, James. The Left Strikes Back. Class Conflict in the Age of Neoliberalism (Boulder, 1998).
Seidman, Gay W. Manufacturing Militance: Workers' Movements in Brazil & South Africa, 1970-1985 (Berkeley: U. California, 1994).
Wood, Ellen Meiksins; Peter Meiksins & Michael D. Yates (eds.) Rising from the Ashes? Labor in the Age of "Global" Capitalism (NY: Monthly Review, 199?).