July

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-madisonwalkerprotest520x346.jpg

Labor rolls out its plan to defeat GOP in November

"You know what our problem is," said the federation's political action director, Lee Saunders, "It's turnout. We have prioritized the election races and we have to get our people out."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-chattanoogauaw520x264.jpg

Labor leaders say from now on union organizing will be different

America's union leaders and the workers they represent are not going to take it anymore; they are determined to fight the attacks on labor.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-siliconvalley520x320.jpg

Protesters tell Apple: Ensure fair treatment for security guards

Union and community activists called on the iconic computer and smartphone manufacturer to push for fair treatment of security workers.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-stopstealing520x300.jpg

GOP pushing Labor Department to go easy on wage theft

"One key to economic recovery is vigorous enforcement of wage and hour protections, so workers are paid what they earn, and can pump money back into their local economies."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-kelloggworkers520x202.jpg

Kellogg's lockout of bakery workers headed for court

The NLRB seeks a court injunction ordering Kellogg's to take the workers back and bargain in good faith with their BCTGM, locked out last Oct.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-1963march520x2.jpg

Today in Labor History: The Alliance for Labor Action forms

This national trade union center organized unorganized workers and pursued progressive political and social projects.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-childlabor520x305.jpg

Are children working on Minnesota school construction sites?

The Laborers International Union identified a second possible case of child labor on Minnesota construction sites and has alerted authorities at both the state and national level.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-domtbuystaples520x302.jpg

Letter carriers: U.S. mail not for sale!

Letter carriers are concerned about the privatization threat and the threat to eliminate Saturday delivery, and about attempts to end door to door delivery service altogether.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-apurally534x300.jpg

Postal workers and supporters rally to save the mail

Chants of "U.S. mail is not for sale" echoed through the canyons of Chicago's downtown skyscrapers as thousands of union postal workers, teachers and other supporters rallied

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-changinglives520x255.jpg

Unite Here: Organizing to change lives

Having organized over 10,000 new members in the past year, delegates enthusiastically agreed to organize at least 10,000 new members every year until their next convention in 2019.

1 2 3 4