Stories by Stephen Lerner

Stephen Lerner is a labor and community organizer and the architect of the Justice for Janitors campaign. subscribe to Stephen Lerner's feed

Posted on: Aug 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Wall Street’s incredible greed and arrogance may have finally handed us the tools and leverage we need.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2012, Source: Moyers & Company

Bill Moyers talks to experienced organizers Stephen Lerner and Bill Fletcher, Jr. about what it will take to really revitalize the labor movement.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Stephen Lerner helped lead the fight against private equity on behalf of workers. Here, he reveals inside details from his battles.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Learning from Brazil, our author shows we can grow stronger, more creative, and help people trapped in unhealthy relationships free themselves from those who have power over them.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2012, Source: The Nation

To build this movement, Occupy needs to connect with tens of millions of people who are watching the unfolding battle but are not yet involved.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2011, Source: In These Times

Americans have an opportunity to go on the offensive to transform the economy and politics of our country and create shared prosperity for all.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Wall Street's wheelers and dealers are responsible for more economic pain than most people imagine.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ironically, globalization is creating the greatest opportunity to organize global unions among the poorest and least-skilled workers employed in an economy dominated by giant corporations.