The job-sharing plan is another attempt to cut the impact of joblessness even in a weak recovery.
Many, undocumented, risked arrest and possible deportation. But they would not be deterred in their quest.
Richard Trumka spent a two-day February swing through California lauding car wash workers, home health care aides, domestic workers, and day laborers.
On their Journey for Justice, workers locked out by American Crystal Sugar, joined by locked-out workers from Cooper Tire, delivered a message to a bank in Chaska, Minn.
With business discrimination against pregnant female workers still widespread, the Service Employees contend one of the best ways to battle it is through collective bargaining and union contracts.
Hundreds of locked-out workers and community supporters tried to serve a petition on American Crystal Sugar's CEO, Dave Berg.
It's well past time we celebrated the life of probably the most important of the other leaders who played a major role in winning union rights for farm workers.
Municipal workers chose to fight back against privatization by taking over their department in a very unusual way.
An hour after the locked out workers gathered in the Labor Temple here, several of them called the PW to talk about their "journey."
Truck drivers in the Puget Sound shut down ports for two weeks - and begin to shift the balance of power.