Jeremy Brecher

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Jeremy Brecher

Jeremy Brecher is a leading labor historian and writer who co-founded Global Labor Strategies, a resource center providing research and analysis on globalization, trade and labor issues. He also serves as Humanities Scholar-in-Residence at Connecticut Public Television and Radio.

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Climate Protection: The New Insurgency

Faced with the failure of conventional lobbying, the climate protection movement is now turning to mass civil disobedience—but we can take it further still.

Iran’s Twitter Revolution

Regardless of the outcome of its recent presidential election, youth and technology have combined to reshape Iranian politics.

Green Paper Gold

Here's an innovative way to tackle the economic crisis and global warming in one sweeping proposal.

Labor Rights in China

China wants to change its labor law in favor of workers and, according to Tim Costello, Brendan Smith, and Jeremy Brecher, foreign corporations are squawking.

Labor in China

The country's proposed legislation will not eliminate its labor problems.

How the World Can Help Americans Halt Bush Administration War Crimes

On May 17 a legal summons on behalf of the World Tribunal on Iraq (WTI) requested the attendance of President Bush and Prime Minister Blair to defend charges that they are in “violation of common values of humanity, international treaties, and international law” for waging war in Iraq.