Groups came together to demonstrate their support for the workers at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara and Citrix who are fighting for quality jobs and fair treatment at the workplace.
Smisek and his overpaid boardroom buddies nationwide have swindled American workers and communities.
Americans are seeing the connection between unions and balancing the economy, allowing workers to come together to build a better life for their families.
"Hard-working families can't afford to have the financial industry and government creating a cozy relationship that allows Wall Street to write its own rules."
Modernized global economy requires a rewrite of the National Labor Relations Act and U.S. agreement and obedience to international labor law standards.
Unionists at the confab included a large delegation from the CWA, a former top Unite Here activist, and AFL-CIO officials Liz Shuler and Tefere Gebre.
In a Q and A with journalists from Detroit and across the country, addressing "inequality" in the workplace and community was a common thread.
The level of income inequality stretches much higher in the United States than in the other developed countries. Now it's gone off the chart.
Activists nationwide are ensuring that the 99% Spring is in full bloom.
AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson received $27 million last year and the telecommunications giant saw its revenues soar to $126.7 billion.