Professor John Logan Quoted by The Washington Post and Other News Organizations on Chipotle and REI Unionization
Chair of Labor and Employment Studies and Professor John Logan discussed the victories at Chipotle in Michigan and Recreational Equipment Inc (REI) in California, saying, "This is a critically important victory. The union campaign at REI, like that at Starbucks, has the potential to spread nationwide." Logan believes both wins can positively affect the labor movement within the country.
Visit the websites below to reach each original news story:
- August 25, 2022, The Washington Post, Michigan Chipotle outlet the chain’s first to unionize
- August 25, 2022, The New Republic, Amazon’s Global Quest to Crush Unions
- August 25, 2022, Your Call, Workers at Amy's Kitchen, Trader Joe’s, Starbucks & Chipotle accuse companies of union busting
- August 26, 2022, Reuters, California retail workers vote for union at second REI store
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