Stories by Michael Paarlberg

Michael Paarlberg is a lecturer in government at Georgetown University, and author of the Center for American Progress report, Making Contracting Work for the United States. He has also written for the Washington City Paper, Huffington Post, and Slate. Follow Michael on Twitter @Mpaarlberg. subscribe to Michael Paarlberg's feed

Posted on: Feb 4, 2017, Source: The Guardian

A so-called "right to work" bill going through Congress will starve unions of funding, leaving workers at the mercy of their bosses and politicians.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2014, Source: The Guardian

Central America did not always have a gang epidemic. We exported that.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2013, Source: Comment Is Free

Florida Governor Rick Scott is latest Republican to block paid sick leave.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2013, Source: Comment Is Free

As unions decline, new worker movements are rising up to preserve the dignity and health of hard-working people.