Where have all trade unions gone?
The rise of the IT industry and the emergence of knowledge workers contributed further to a decline in trade unionism. Though there have been efforts to unionize IT employees -- the Bangalore-based UNITES (Union for Information & Technology Enabled Services), for example -- they have not m ...more
They taught members to compare their life with the affluent people and fight for equal rights, thereby distancing them from the masses. They used public as ransom to meet their means. They have become another tool of capitalism.