Liberating Labor: A Christian Economist's Case for Voluntary Unionism by Charles Baird
Approx. 23,530 words.
Published on May 29, 2012 by
Do labor unions offer the best protection for the worker? Published by the Acton Institute, Liberating Labor questions the assumption that Christian social teaching unequivocally endorses all forms of trade unionism. If we consider the church's defense of freedom of association, for example, compulsory union membership is clearly at odds with Christian teaching.