Solution to saving US carmakers isn’t tariffs – it’s empowering workers

The Business Times | Aug 16, 2019 at 12:00 AM
  • FORMER centres of car production such as Ohio and Michigan were key to candidate Donald Trump capturing the presidency.
  • Voters there found President Trump’s promise to bring back good car manufacturing jobs appealing.
  • And just-in-time delivery meant that if workers undertook direct action, they could target it at key chokepoints in the production process, ensuring that work stoppages produced maximum disruption.