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kleinbl00  ·  2862 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: The Real Reason for the Decline of American Labor Unions

Kris Warner doesn't understand unions.

As a Union member whose grandfather was a president of the AFL, and as someone with a deep loathing for my union, the ability to form unions matters not a whit compared to the utility of JOINING an existing union.

The guy talks about a decline from 30% to 11%. That's not about not being able to form unions - that's about people in unions not getting enough benefit to justify the hassle.