Among the traditional union singers were professionals Matt Taylor of New Mexico, JD Thompson of Oklahoma, and Kenny Winfree of Tennessee.
About 200 people including union members and the Occupy movement gathered on the south steps of the Indiana Statehouse recently to voice their outrage over the "right to work" bill.
This week a state senate panel in South Carolina approved a bill that would force unemployed workers to take drug tests in order to qualify for unemployment benefits.
The U.S. Department of Labor won a major victory this month in its campaign against job misclassification.
Union organizer and strike leader, spellbinding orator, founder of the Socialist Party of America, five times a candidate for president, Eugene Debs was all that and more.
So you still don't think courts are important to workers? Betty Dukes and Nolan Koewler can quickly set you straight.
Residents of the working class neighborhood came out on their porches to watch the block-long procession. JD Thompson led the marchers in a lusty "Solidarity Forever." The third and final day of the Oklahoma Laborfest was underway!
Unions say that the historic petition drive and a late July Quinnipiac poll showing voters favoring repeal are likely explanations.
Whole industries have grown up which hire writers into "content farms," paying them pennies to create verbal statements on virtually every subject.
The right-wing push to destroy unions in Wisconsin ran into a wall this morning.