West Michigan Week

The Rise of Labor Unions

Season 42 Episode 8 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

A recently released Gallup survey reveals 71-percent of Americans now approve of labor unions. It’s the highest approval rating since 1965. Gallup concluded the pandemic is the reason. A Grand Valley State University professor argues the reason is a shift in generation demographics that just so happened to coincide with the pandemic. We take a closer look at trendlines and the impact on labor.

Aired: 09/07/22

Rating: NR

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West Michigan Week is a local public television program presented by WGVU.