People are growing away, more and more, from an industrial economy to an information based economy.
People who are able to utilize the awesome power of this new medium will make money. This economy is going through a massive quantum leap and where it will go is merely speculation.
I applaud the efforts of those who wish WalMart to be kept accountable for its actions, but unions are sick and dying fast. The Union I was involved with at Cingular was toothless. Clearly, needed reforms should be implemented.
The Taft-Hartley Act might be repealed by a Democratic president, but it will be a challenge. We are moving more to the era of the independent contractor rather than the collective workplace.
Anything collective is moving overseas or has already done so.