"Our issues can be overcome. Diversity is a great strength."
On this day in 2003, the Northeast of the United States and Canada experienced a massive blackout, which affected 50 million people.
"Having the support of parents, alumni, teachers, and community groups means so much. We are forming a union to provide a better education for our students."
The St. Louis city school system hired the prime contractor, Raineri Construction, to renovate the two schools where there are special facilities for pregnant teens.
Mobile Rail fired three workers on July 26 and 29 after they complained to OSHA about job safety problems. All are IWW supporters.
The union is continuing its fight for retired miners and their families in the courts, in Congress and through community action.
The Post-Intelligencer is owned by the Hearst Corporation, which, at the time, was notorious for anti-unionism and anti-communism.
"This settlement will help keep thousands of exposed Walmart workers safe and healthy on the job."
"After several weeks of nearly around-the-clock negotiations, I believe we have reached something that can be taken to the membership for ratification."
"Companies that choose to outsource American call center jobs overseas should forfeit their eligibility for federal financial assistance."