May

LETTERS

There goes another plant End the travel ban Iranians bike for peace Take note

Labor/equality alliance lives

It is appropriate that Chicago, where the fight for the 8-hour day began so dramatically at Haymarket Square 120 years ago, is the site of this year’s Coalition of Black Trade Unionists convention.

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Black unionists urge new social contract

CHICAGO — Dismantling of the corporate agenda is the big mission that the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) took on as it opened its 36th International Convention here May 23 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The convention runs through May 28.

NATIONAL CLIPS

PORTLAND, Maine: Impeach Bush/Cheney drive gets boost LOS ANGELES: Jewish Americans petition to end Iraq war ENDICOTT, N.Y.: IBM workers fight outsourcing