Mental health caregivers at La Casa Mental Health Rehabilitation Center in Long Beach, California went on five-day strike last week to protest unfair labor practices.
Now, four months before the law's mandated state insurance exchanges launch, it appears that while some union members will benefit, others face potential harm.
All of us on the left who see the importance of strengthening the labor movement need to be fully engaged in this process.
Rebuilding the U.S.' decaying infrastructure to also counteract climate change will produce good middle class jobs and grow the economy.
The labor movement and its allies are celebrating the restoration of union bargaining rights for hundreds of Sheraton employees.
Organized labor has weighed in on the side of LGBT rights in central Ohio, starting with the strong support given to discharged teacher Carla Hale.
Hyatt fired housekeepers, replacing them with out-of-state minimum-wage temps. Unite Here has called a boycott of Hyatt.
The trimmed-down Hostess has a far less costly operating structure than the predecessor company, but workers are no longer unionized.
The Industrial Workers of the World, also known as the "Wobblies," was founded at a 12-day convention in Chicago, June 27, 1905.
This city's huge teachers' union has selected the candidate it prefers in the mayoral race now underway here.