Labor in the Global Economy

Bob King

February 24, 2014

The speaker is standing with an audience member while another faculty member stands off to the side and listens in on their discussion.

Event Description

Bob King will speak about the challenges unions face in the global economy and the critical value of international solidarity. He will discuss the recent UAW vote at Volkswagen in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and the ways in which the UAW has reached out to unions in Latin America and elsewhere. 


Bob King is the president of the United Auto Workers.

More Information

Read "Global Solidarity," Sarah Yolanda McClure's article of the event for the Spring 2014 Berkeley Review.