Big-moneyed corporate interests have brought Janus v. AFSCME forward because they understand how working people in unions can negotiate
a fair return on our work. While its focused on public employees, Janus is part of a multipronged attack on our institutions and values we hold dear. Right-wing corporations have tried to crush public unions
for decades, and they’ve poured tens of millions of dollars into this case alone in an effort to slash pay and cut benefits for nurses, EMS workers, 911 dispatchers, security personnel and others who keep our communities clean and safe and provide other essential public services. Yet even in the face of these attacks, all over the country workers are organizing and striking as we haven’t seen in years. America is waking up to the benefits of unionism, and we’ll continue to organize and mobilize, no matter what the Supreme Court decides.