Happy Labor Day

On this Labor Day I was trying to put together a blog would encapsulate two things for our readers.  On would be the importance of each person’s labor in America.  And second,  the dire straits many workers find themselves in today.  During my many failed attempts, a scene from Lewis Lapham’s documentary/mocumentary The Ruling Class kept running through my mind.  It is the scene in the movie where he sits down with investigative reporter Barbara Ehrenreich.  In the scene she delivers what I believe is one of the most profound soliloquies on the state of American labor.  In it she...

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