The caregivers' return to work temporarily halts a standoff over the future of health service delivery for the region.
Port unions in 10 nations demonstrated against multinational furniture giant Ikea's lockout of 350 Teamsters workers.
"Over five years workers were shorted overtime and regular pay, they were denied rest breaks and meal breaks as required by the law."
Thus far, Amazon's anti-union bias has thwarted any attempts by its U.S. warehouse workers to have a union.
Domino's Pizza has told its workers what they can expect when they exercise their right to demand a living wage. The pizza chain has locked them out in the cold.
This time of year, many people hold temporary or part-time jobs helping retailers and other businesses with the heavy demands of the busy holiday shopping season.
"As the new Jobs With Justice, we are leading the fight for workers' rights and an economy that benefits everyone."
CHICAGO - Fast food workers in at least 100 cities are planning to walk off the job this Thursday in what organizers describe as the largest strike action yet in their drive for higher pay.
An early action against the megamonster, known for its always-low wages, always-bad benefits and rampant labor law-breaking, came Nov. 18.
McDonald's won't stop dolling out bizarre "advice" for their employees, including a set of "tips" ranging from stress management techniques to how to get a quick buck.