Labor News


Jewish Labor Committee protests Israeli labor rule discriminating vs. Palestinian workers

"As an organization that cares about Israel's future as a democratic and progressive society, this matters to us, and should matter to others as well."


Palestinian union leader seeks support from U.S. unions

Labor leader Mahmoud Abu Odeh is hoping American trade unionists will help Palestinian workers achieve basic rights. He says it is a question of human needs shared by Americans, Palestinians and Israelis.

Jewish labor’s Appelbaum supports good-faith Israeli-Palestinian negotiations

The path to Middle East peace is through good-faith negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians, which U.S. President Barack Obama recognizes