[Excerpt] We all know that charity alone will not solve the problems we face. Racism and sexism. Economic exploitation. Homelessness. Hunger. Illiteracy. Environmental destruction. These are not misfortunes but injustices.
Which is why — in unions, in community organizations large and small, in the environmental movement, and in the ongoing battles for human and civil rights — organizers still struggle to fulfill their vocation.
"Time For an Organizers Association: An Overhaul for the Long Haul,"
Labor Research Review:
18, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.ilr.cornell.edu/lrr/vol1/iss18/3