Mike Elk

Mike Elk is a third-generation union organizer and labor journalist based in Washington, D.C. He is a frequent contributor to the American Prospect and In These Times and has appeared as a commentator on CNN, Fox News, and NPR. Follow him "@mikeelk":http://www.twitter.com/mikeelk.

by Mike Elk

Last Thursday, I was “fired” as a labor blogger from the Huffington Post by executive business editor Peter Goodman for helping a group of union construction workers disrupt a conference of bankers. (I put fired in quotations marks because I, like the majority of people who blog for the site, was not paid for my [...] more »