Power to the Working Class

[This op-ed appeared last week in Charleston’s Post & Courier.] It’s gut-check time for Republicans.  Are they the party Donald Trump says they are, the protector of American jobs, fighting for the forgotten working class?  Or now that the election is over and they’ve gotten those working-class votes, will they go back to being the party […]

An Honest Wage?

[Steve Bailey published this piece in the Post and Courier on 4 February 2017.  He’s kindly given permission to republish it here.] Mary Moultrie became a hero in this town and beyond for leading a strike against the city’s hospitals for better pay and to end racial discrimination. Today, almost a half-century after that historic […]