May

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Laundry workers vow to strike till we win

CHICAGO — Some 20 laundry workers who have been on strike since last July at Lechner and Sons, a uniform-rental and industrial laundering company in nearby Mount Prospect, Ill., joined with community and labor leaders to hold a press conference in this city’s Little Village neighborhood on May 10, Mexican Mother’s Day.

Labor, immigrant rights groups: No two-tier society

The Senate-White House compromise bill on immigration reform was no sooner submitted than it ran into a storm of opposition.