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Bangladesh garment unions say new factory oversight deal risks worker safety

May 21, 2019

* Factory safety oversight to be handed over to new entity* Union leaders fear new deal may compromise worker safety* Bangladesh among top exporters......

S.Africa’s Amplats fires over 600 underground workers at its Mototolo mine

May 20, 2019

JOHANNESBURG, May 20 (Reuters) - Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) said on Monday it fired about half of the underground workers at its Mototolo mine......

Here’s The Socialist Who Fought ISIS And Organized A Craft Beer Union

May 16, 2019

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Delta Faces Union-Busting Complaint Filed With Feds

May 15, 2019

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PLATINUM WEEK-Platinum firms gear up for tough S.Africa wage talks

May 15, 2019

* Miners expect tough negotiations* Higher basket price and weak rand help miners' profits* Risk of strike remains high- analystJOHANNESBURG/LONDON, May 15 (Reuters) -......

Argentina’s biggest union calls for anti-government strike

May 14, 2019

BUENOS AIRES, May 14 (Reuters) - Argentina's biggest labor union on Tuesday called for a 24-hour national strike to protest the government's austerity policies,......

Delta’s Anti-Union Pitch Draws Backlash

May 13, 2019

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Julián Castro’s 2020 Campaign Staff Is Unionizing

May 9, 2019

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USDA Employees Unionize As Buffer Against Trump White House

May 9, 2019

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Joe Biden May Be A ‘Union Man,’ But The Labor Movement Isn’t Sold Yet

May 1, 2019

PITTSBURGH ― Former Vice President Joe Biden had a clear message on the first......

How This American Embraced Socialism And Fought ISIS In Syria

May 1, 2019

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Democrats rush to secure union support as they woo workers in 2020 primary

Apr 29, 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a rally organized by UFCW Union members to support Stop and Shop employees on strike throughout the......

Joe Biden Gets Quick Endorsement From Firefighters Union

Apr 29, 2019

Just days after formally announcing his candidacy, former Vice President Joe Biden gained the backing of......

Dow locks union workers out of its Houston-area plant

Apr 23, 2019

Dow locked 226 employees out of its Houston-area chemical plant in Deer Park, Texas, on Monday afternoon after United Steelworkers union (USW) workers rejected......

AFL-CIO Employees Are Fighting Furloughs — Inside Their Own Building

Apr 15, 2019

Employees of the AFL-CIO, the union federation representing 12.5 million workers, rallied against furloughs......