Low-wage workers with the help of community groups and labor unions are sending a message to the fast food industry.
A weeklong company lockout at Milbank Manufacturing, a Kansas City, Mo., electrical parts producer, ended when Steelworkers ratified a new contract.
The City Council passed a resolution calling on the state to take action against public workers' contracts "so local governments can control their own finances."
Workers at the Nissan Plant in Mississippi are still fighting for the same rights Nissan workers in Japan have received for many years.
The janitors wore giant back and white photos draped around their chests and back as they marched and chanted "What's disgusting? Union busting! What's outrageous? Poverty wages!"
More than a dozen actions were planned at Publix stores mostly in Florida, along with actions around the country.
After 15 months of negotiations the United Food and Commercial Workers called "highly contentious," and a ten-day strike.
Faced with a threat by Hostess' CEO to close the bankrupt company and liquidate it, the Bakery Workers are denouncing his "lies" and hanging tough.
Fresh off of a consequential U.S. election, union leaders started planning future legislative priorities for the labor movement.