July 18, 2005
The Union as Gospel?
From the Los Angeles Times
Rabbinical student clasped hands with Islamic scholar and Methodist seminarian. Heads bowed, they sang "Amazing Grace" — and prayed that the security guards employed here would join the Service Employees International Union.
Struggling to regain power and prestige for the sagging labor movement, the AFL-CIO has hired more than three dozen aspiring ministers, imams, priests and rabbis to spread the gospel of union organizing across the nation this summer.
April 26, 2005
Update Catholic Church and Labor
In a related post Laborprof Blog reports on Ministers and Clergy unionization.