University strikes and why unions are taking action

March 16, 2015 - In an analysis piece, CBC News reports on what it says is the big issue in faculty unionization: "a backdrop of budget cuts and so-called 'corporatization' of universities." Martin Farnham was interviewed as an economist for this story and believes unionization won't help his colleagues achieve their goals because university instructors have no leverage with the taxpayers who send their children to university. CBC News