THAT’S RICO

Here’s my new piece for the Prospect on how companies use RICO suits to chill organizing – and speech:

But to apply mafia law to union campaigns just emboldens management lawlessness. Corporate campaigns are a private-sector remedy to the government’s refusal to make good on the promise of the National Labor Relations Act: Workers should be able to organize without losing their jobs.

Check it out.

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