Monthly Archives: September 2013

Confessions of a Union Free Rider

“We believe that the American workers employed in the American way are unbeatable” – Thomas Watson, Jr. to Nikita Khrushchev (The Spokesman, September 22, 1959) On September 21, 1959, Nikita Khrushchev toured an IBM plant in San Jose, California. In Nikita Khrushchev and the Creation of a Superpower,┬áNikita’s son Sergei remembered how his father wasn’t […]