By Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa
Published in The Detroit News on September 14, 2011
Last week, I told a Labor Day crowd here in Detroit that there's a war on workers — a war we didn't start, but one we intend to fight.
Few people disagreed with me when I said there was a sustained, coordinated attack on workers being waged here in the United States.
Rich corporations are outsourcing the jobs of long-time workers or demanding concessions as never before — just because they think they can.