United Auto Workers

Bernie Sanders, Danny Glover: Union workers have it better

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders stood with thousands at a pro-union rally near Nissan Motor Co.'s plant in Canton, Mississippi, congratulating workers for their courage "in standing up for justice."

"It's our job to tell corporate America that they cannot have it all," Sanders told the crowd. "Start treating the working people of this country with respect and dignity!"

That comment drew a roar of approval from the crowd. Many held signs reading "Workers' Rights = Civil Rights" and "We Deserve Better" as Sanders, actor Danny Glover, NAACP President Cornell Brooks and United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams made the case...

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