Lookahead: Will 2022 be the year of worker power?
Posted Dec 17, 2021 05:08:50 AM.
Last Updated Dec 17, 2021 05:11:40 AM.
On today’s The Big Story podcast, from the great resignation to rising wages and the comeback of unionization, this was a year in which workers realized they don’t have to take inhumane conditions and poverty-level income anymore. And all signs point to this viewpoint spreading. For the first time in decades, the labour market appears to be shifting in favour of the people who actually do the hard work that keeps society running. Can workers in North America continue to leverage that in 2022? Are we witnessing a tipping point here, or will capitalism fight back?
GUEST: Juliana Kaplan, Business Insider
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