Books written by Staughton Lynd

Solidarity Unionism

PM Press | April 1, 2015 | 128 pages
Critical reading for all who care about the future of labor, Solidarity Unionism draws deeply on Staughton Lynd's experiences as a labor lawyer and activist in Youngstown, Ohio, and on his profound understanding of the history of the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO). The book helps us... More Info

Doing History from the Bottom Up

December 1, 2014 | 250 pages
Staughton Lynd challenges academics to see American history through eyes of the poor and working class participants in history.  More Info


Pm Press | November 26, 2012 | 160 pages
Distinguishes strategies of social change into the complementary parts of organizing and accompaniment, citing the examples of the 1960s United States and Archbishop Óscar Romero of El Salvador while tracing the author's own participation in five social movements. By the co-author of Labor Law for... More Info

Rank and File

October 18, 2011 | 326 pages
"A skillful compilation of interviews with working-class organizers. . . . Not just an oral history but a chronicle of modern political events ignored in mainstream labor history and journalistic commentary. The value lies in what it will tell future generations about today."—History Workshop... More Info