Taking matters into their own hands, exploited Uber drivers in NYC decided to improve their jobs and working conditions.
The USW has taken up the issue of rebuilding the nation's crumbling infrastructure as their central issue in the national elections.
If the NLRB accepts a recommendation from its own general counsel, the right of workers to strike for better wages and conditions could be greatly strengthened.
"While Donald Trump wages an indefensible anti-worker and anti-immigrant presidential campaign, the workers at his Las Vegas hotel are fighting for dignity."
Over the past 20 years, administrative, support and clerical workers have seen the UC system hold down their real wages by nearly 24 percent, the union says.
Do American workers lose out because of immigration? Gebre, himself a refugee, tackled the question at an LA summit on race and at the UN in NY.
"We made a really clear statement that you can't run a university without faculty and without students."
The measures would make firms give workers at least two weeks' advance notice of their schedules, and make those schedules predictable.
Mondelēz-Nabisco shipped 600 South Chicago jobs out of the country. Now, workers from BCTGM are uniting across borders to fight back.
Incarcerated workers are still workers; VA healthcare under the gun; CWA solidarity with Standing Rock Sioux; 13 million call Congress to stop TPP; a cup of union tea.