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The Corporate Education of a Union Organizer

Cap Pannel for The Chronicle Review

July 23, 2012 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

I grew up as a working-class kid outside of Minneapolis. When I was little, I told family members that one day I'd be rich and would buy them nice things. I must have been remarkably obnoxious.

Still, I was good at school. I worked hard and aimed...

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