Labor is part of a campaign against the exploitation of foreign workers here on high-tech work visas.
Over 1,000 young union members, students, and community activists will meet to map out strategies.
It may not be the hottest topic on every to-do list, but the problem is as old as, well, the oldest profession. I'm talking about wage theft.
Facing hostility of big business and the GOP, a progressive think-tank went to bat to defend President Obama's cracking down on federal contractors who break labor laws.
By a 53-46 party-line vote, the GOP-run Senate voted to kill the NLRB's planned union elections rule update.
Republicans aren't slowing down their steamroller despite widespread opposition that continued this week from all quarters in Wisconsin.
People remember Norma Rae, whose iconic struggle to organize a union at J.P. Stevens in the 1970's in Roanoke, N.C. was the stuff of a major Hollywood movie.
On Mar. 2, tens of thousands of Oakland workers will get a pay raise, and thousands more will have paid sick days for the first time.
Some 65 workers at Oaks Corner have been without a contract for two and a half years, and haven't had a raise in eight years.
A group of the nation's top union leaders, looking dead serious, filed silently in and up to the front of the press room at the Westin Hotel in Atlanta.