On Jan. 1, more than a quarter of a million Portland workers gained a human right - the right to stay home when they're sick.
Call Congress at 1-877-318-0483 with the message "extend unemployment insurance now."
The justices will hear arguments in the dispute over the power of the NLRB and tackle a case involving yet another challenge to worker representation.
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."