Union Perseverance in the 21st Century
This research program, sponsored by Prudential and developed by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), explores the concerns and aspirations of union members.
What's on the minds of America's union workers?
Explore key insights from the recent research, including what's important to today's union workers and the broad range of challenges unions are expected to address for the future.View Infographic
Unions and the Power of Social Media
At a time when unions have struggled with declining membership, union leaders increasingly recognize that new forms of organizing, such as social media efforts, are critical to future success.Read the article
Survey Executive Summary
To shed light on the issues that matter most to America's union members, the EIU surveyed over 1,500 union members across the country.Read the Executive Summary
Preparing the Next Generation of Workers
Union leaders, including Damon Silvers (AFL-CIO) , Valarie Long (SEIU) and Steve Early (labor movement veteran) offer their perspectives to millennials.View Infographic
Union Perspectives Video Interviews
Some of the nation's most influential union leaders discuss the many pressing challenges facing unions, improving the lives of U.S. workers, and leading organized labor into the future.
President of the Communications Workers of America (CWA)
Executive Vice President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
The Policy Director and Special Counsel at the AFL-CIO
Member of the The NewsGuild-CWA and active for 45 years in the labor movement