The warrior versus the professor

Hage, David
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/24/94, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p61
Presents two views of trade from two union leaders. William Bywater formerly of the International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers, a protectionist and critic of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA); Morton Bahr, head of the Communications Workers of America, who grasps the nuances of world trade and favors NAFTA.


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