Freefall in color by many folks.
Mr. Hillman: The economics of production consist of capital, land, and labor. People who controlled the capital and land often had significant power over those who labored.
Mr. Hillman: Unions were formed to balance this. A united workforce was able to gain concessions in pay and working conditions. These gains improved the lives of both union and non-union workers.
Rover17: You wish to improve our conditions?
Mr. Hillman: Yes. It's called "Making life better for the next generation." Societies that fail in this tend not to last very long.