Labor quiz for the week of August 25, 2014

Who's the Boss?

This Week's Quiz: Roughly 1.3 million workers in Europe are employed by worker co-operatives—businesses owned and 2014.08.25quiz-co.opmanaged by their employees.  How many U.S. employees are in worker co-ops?  900,000; 280,000; 127,000; 35,000; None.  Click here and you could be next week's winner of a labor music CD!

Previous Quiz: The National Labor Relations Board recently ruled that a corporation can be held jointly liable for conditions at its franchises, a ruling that legal experts say may open the door to organizing franchise-by-franchise.  The corporation in this case was: Hilton; Walgreens; Subway; McDonald’s.  Answer: McDonald's.  Congrats to James Rihel of AFGE Local 940, Philadelphia, PA, this week's quiz (and labor music CD) winner!