Fink asserts A democratic future entails planning by a widely diverse citizenry? (201). Prashad has claimed in Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting? that polyculturalism is a practical index? that sets in motion the process that might in time produce a humanity that is indeed in some way equal? (pg. 69). How do Fink and Prashad complement each other’s vision for the future? What are the lessons can unions learn from the ideas presented by Fink and Prashad to enhancing their effectiveness in the present.