Referendums in various states can be useful measures of public attitudes on important issues.
Organized labor's final election push turned to get-out-the-vote and voter protection.
The prospects of launching an organizing drive at the Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft construction plant in anti-union South Carolina...
Steven Horsford wants to be inducted into a very small group: members of Congress who are, like him, active union members.
Indiana's newly enacted so-called "right to work" law, which deprives unions of money they need to represent workers, is headed for a showdown in state courts.
"This is precedent-setting both in terms of the rights of RNs in the VA system and for protecting patient care standards."
A mass firing at WHUT, the station at Washington's Howard University, sparked a mass protest at the school's opening convocation.
Mexico has had, on paper, progressive labor laws. However, workers have trouble defending their interests even where there is a union.
Professors at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, a prominent Catholic institution, voted to unionize with the Steelworkers. But the struggle isn't over yet.
The problems of speedup and other dangerous assembly line practices were skewered in Charlie Chaplin's classic film "Modern Times."