July 2, 2010 -
By Joe Uehlein, Labor Notes"There are no jobs on a dead planet." That's how one union leader
answered those who say that unions should be concerned only about jobs,
and leave the planet to someone else to take care of.
Many unions and both labor federations hailed Barack Obama's bold
talk about solving America's jobs crisis by putting millions of people
to work in "green jobs" that would solve the climate crisis by