Union News

French unions make pre-Christmas push to block pension reforms

Dec 17, 2019

PARIS, Dec 17 (Reuters) - French trade unions on Tuesday used transport strikes and mass protests to try to force President Emmanuel Macron to......

Major Jewish Denomination Votes To Support Reparations For Slavery

Dec 16, 2019

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UPDATE 1-German union calls for pre-Christmas Amazon strike

Dec 15, 2019

(Adds Amazon response)BERLIN, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Trade union Verdi called for workers at a key Amazon logistics center in Germany to go on......

German union calls for pre-Christmas Amazon strike

Dec 15, 2019

BERLIN, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Trade union Verdi called for workers at a key Amazon logistics centre in Germany to go on strike over......

All the 2020 Democrats in next week’s debate threaten to skip event, refuse to cross picket line

Dec 13, 2019

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a campaign stop in Hooksett, New Hampshire, September 30, 2019.Brian Snyder......

2020 Candidates Vie For The Attention Of Powerful Teachers Unions

Dec 13, 2019

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Fiat Chrysler’s UAW members ratify new four-year contract

Dec 11, 2019

DETROIT, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The United Auto Workers (UAW) union said on Wednesday that rank-and-file members at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV have voted......

UAW approves labor deal with Fiat Chrysler, ending unprecedented negotiation year

Dec 11, 2019

UAW President Gary Jones (left) and FCA North America Chief Operating Officer Mark Stewart opened 2019 contract talks with a ceremonial hand shake during......

FACTBOX-What’s at stake for Britain’s economy in election?

Dec 11, 2019

LONDON, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The two main parties in Britain's election on Thursday offer contrasting plans on spending, tax, the role of the......

Meltdowns and touchdowns: How the U.S. scored a Canada-Mexico trade deal

Dec 10, 2019

WASHINGTON, Dec 10 (Reuters) - Revising the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement took a year of acrimonious talks among Democrats, the chief U.S. negotiator and a......

UPDATE 1-France’s unions bring pensions battle back onto the streets

Dec 10, 2019

* Sixth day of strikes as Christmas approaches* Government to unveil details of pension reform Wednesday* Strikes a key test of Macron's ability to......

UPDATE 1-No let-up in Macron’s duel with unions on fifth day of strikes

Dec 9, 2019

* New marches Tuesday ahead of government statement Wednesday* Prime minister to outline pension reform on Wednesday* Chaotic scenes in railway stations, massive traffic......

Labor group accuses Google of illegally firing workers to stifle unionism

Dec 6, 2019

The Communications Workers of America union filed a federal labor charge against Alphabet's Google on Thursday, accusing the company of unlawfully firing four employees......

UAW names Rory Gamble to serve as president until 2022

Dec 5, 2019

United Auto Workers (UAW) acting president Rory Gamble speaks to Reuters from his office in Southfield, Michigan, November 6, 2019. REUTERS/Rebecca CookRebecca Cook |......

UAW union leaders recommend approval of Fiat Chrysler labor deal

Dec 5, 2019

Rory Gamble, acting president of the United Auto Workers, speaks with CNBC at the union's temporary headquarters in metro Detroit on Nov. 6, 2019.Michael......