When it comes to union reforms like those recently advanced by the International Longshoremen's Association, Herman Benson is a hard sell. Benson, 90, was the co-founder of the Association for Union Democracy, a Brooklyn-based organization that has served as a bulwark for rank-and-file union members trying to make their voices heard in unions that often don't welcome opponents. As an often lonely reformer, Benson has heard and... More >>>