Bosses and workers across the country have a stake in the outcome of the strike by the CWA and IBEW members against Verizon.
How should technology best be deployed to serve human needs? Never has the need for such a democratic debate and policy making been greater than it is today.
Jon Letman is a freelance journalist on Kauai. He writes about politics, people and the environment in the Asia-Pacific region. Follow him on Twitter: @jonletman.