October 30, 2023

Workers Win Big as UAW Strike Nears End

by The Journal

Today, General Motors became the last of the Detroit automakers to reach a tentative deal with the United Auto Workers union. It follows tentative agreements struck last week with Ford and Stellantis and is expected to end a strike that has spanned more than six weeks. We speak to WSJ’s Nora Eckert about the agreements reached and what it means for the U.S. auto industry and labor movement. 

Further Reading:

- Detroit Is Paying Up to End the UAW Strike. Now Carmakers Will Live With the Costs. 

Further Listening:

- 2023: The Year of the Strike 

- ‘We’ll Strike All Three’: The UAW’s Historic Walkout 

- Meet the Man Who Has Detroit on Edge 

Where to Listen