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Bernie Sanders jumps into a union fight sparked by GE spinoff in 2020 swing state Pennsylvania

Feb 26, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders pledged his support for Pennsylvania workers who started striking Tuesday following the spinoff of a General Electric unit. About 1,700......

Why The Seattle General Strike Of 1919 Should Inspire A New Generation Of Labor Activists

Feb 15, 2019

It shut down a major U.S. city,

Colin Kaepernick reaches settlement in National Anthem kneeling collusion case against NFL

Feb 15, 2019

The NFL and lawyers for players Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid jointly announced Friday that they had settled a complaint of collusion by the......

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Publisher Went On 'Intoxicated' Newsroom Rampage, Staffers Say

Feb 14, 2019

The publisher of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is accused of going on a drunken verbal rampage in its newsroom......

BuzzFeed News Staff Plans To Unionize Following Sweeping Layoffs

Feb 12, 2019

Journalists at BuzzFeed News’ U.S. operation announced Tuesday that, after years of organizing efforts, staffers are......

Howard Schultz And Starbucks' Long History Of Fending Off Unions

Jan 31, 2019

Howard Schultz wanted to broker a compromise.

In 2009, progressive Democrats were working on the most significant labor......

UPDATE 1-Audi's Hungarian workers end one-week strike – trade union

Jan 30, 2019

* One-week strikes which paralysed two Audi plants ends -union * Production restarts late on Wednesday -Audi spokeswoman (Adds Audi confirmation) BUDAPEST, Jan 30......

Audi's Hungarian workers end one-week strike – trade union

Jan 30, 2019

BUDAPEST, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Audi workers in Hungary reached a deal on a wage increase on Wednesday, ending a strike that has paralyzed......

Ford's 5 big fixes for its troubled international business

Jan 24, 2019

Ford reported fourth-quarter earnings that fell short of what investors expected, laying the blame for its lackluster performance on restructuring costs and troubled......

Tentative deal reached in LA teachers strike includes pay hike, smaller classroom sizes

Jan 22, 2019

A tentative agreement was reached Tuesday in the first teachers strike in Los Angeles in 30 years, allowing educators to start returning to the......

TRADE UNION CONGRESS OF NIGERIA REJECTS 27,000 NAIRA MINIMUM WAGE RECOMMENDATION – SPOKESMAN

Jan 22, 2019

TRADE UNION CONGRESS OF NIGERIA REJECTS 27,000 NAIRA MINIMUM WAGE RECOMMENDATION - SPOKESMAN Let's block ads! (Why?) ......

Nigeria to recommend 27,000 naira minimum wage to lawmakers -labor minister

Jan 22, 2019

ABUJA, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Nigeria is to send a bill recommending a national minimum monthly wage of 27,000 naira ($88.15) to lawmakers in......

Union Membership In The U.S. Dropped Slightly In 2018

Jan 18, 2019

The share of U.S. workers belonging to a labor union fell slightly last year, hovering near a......

UPDATE 2-German union widens airport security strike

Jan 14, 2019

* Verdi calls for strike by security staff at eight airports Airport association expects 220,000 passengers to be affected * Latest action follows walkouts......

Fiat Chrysler plans to expand factory capacity to build new Jeep models

Jan 14, 2019

Fiat Chrysler plans to add more factory capacity over the next few years to support building two new Jeep models, including a return of......