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How Amazon is fighting back against workers’ increasing efforts to unionize

Aug 22, 2019

Throughout Amazon's 25-year history, there have been multiple rumblings of workers trying to unionize, but to no success.With record-breaking sales numbers and newly doubled......

How Amazon fends off unions as more workers hold protests

Aug 22, 2019

25 Mins Ago Amazon workers have held an increased number of protests over the last year, which is one sign that momentum......

Here’s how gender wage gap affects black women, who are paid 61 cents for every $1 for white males

Aug 22, 2019

Thursday marks "Equal Pay Day" for black women. It's the approximate day when their 2018 wages, plus the amount they've earned so far this......

Bernie Sanders Wants To Give Federal Workers The Right To Strike

Aug 21, 2019

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Spanish union calls Iberia ground staff strike at Madrid airport

Aug 20, 2019

MADRID, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Spanish trade union UGT has called on ground staff for International Airlines Group's Iberia at Madrid's Barajas airport to......

Labor tensions flare at American Airlines over hundreds of canceled flights

Aug 14, 2019

Maintenance workers cover the engine of an American Airlines Group Inc. Boeing Co. 737 Max plane outside of a maintenance hangar at Tulsa International......

American Airlines wins permanent court block against alleged disruption by mechanics

Aug 12, 2019

An American Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft.Scott McIntyre | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesA U.S. federal court on Monday issued a permanent injunction against......

Not All Democratic Candidates Are Careful To Stay In Union Hotels

Aug 9, 2019

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Ryanair Spanish pilots threaten strike as unrest spreads

Aug 9, 2019

DUBLIN, Aug 9 (Reuters) - Ryanair's main pilots union in Spain will vote in the coming days on possible industrial action, including going on......

UPDATE 2-Former United Auto Workers official gets 15 months in labor corruption case

Aug 5, 2019

corruption case@ (Adds details of charges against Jewell.)DETROIT, Aug 5 (Reuters) - A federal judge in Detroit on Monday sentenced the former United Auto......

Inslee Pitches Climate Plan To Labor Unions

Aug 5, 2019

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UAW-PROBE/SENTENCING-Former United Auto Workers official gets 15 months in labor corruption case

Aug 5, 2019

labor corruption case@DETROIT, Aug 5 (Reuters) - A federal judge in Detroit on Monday sentenced the former United Auto Workers union vice president in......

Corporate profits have soared. Workers from Amazon to United Airlines are demanding their cut

Aug 4, 2019

Pilots demonstrating for better working conditions people who fly planes for Amazon.com and Atlas Air Worldwide picket outside Amazon.com's annual shareholders meeting, May 22,......

Corporate profits have soared and workers from Amazon to United Airlines are demanding their cut

Aug 4, 2019

Pilots demonstrating for better working conditions people who fly planes for Amazon.com and Atlas Air Worldwide picket outside Amazon.com's annual shareholders meeting, May 22,......

New state programs, like California’s, make it easier for workers to save for retirement

Aug 4, 2019

When 27-year-old Ramon Gonzales was looking for a new job eight months ago, having access to a retirement plan was high on his list......